Air Quality Indicators Again Elevated Due to Wildfires
Updated Wednesday, June 28, 2023, 3:29 pm
Please see the linked news release from the Ohio Department of Health for additional precautions regarding air quality.
The Ohio EPA issued a statewide Air Quality Advisory on 6/28/23:
Ohio EPA Issues statewide Air Quality Advisory due to smoke from Canadian wildfires
Updated Thursday, June 8, 2023
Ohio EPA has issued a statewide Air Quality Advisory as smoke from Canadian wildfires continues to adversely impact air quality. Ohio EPA expects the Air Quality Index to remain elevated through Thursday, June 8. Impacts could extend beyond this date.
When air quality is elevated, people who are in sensitive groups (children, elderly, people with asthma or COPD) may experience health effects during outdoor activities sooner than others.
To see real time air quality in your location, visit airnow.gov: https://www.airnow.gov/?city=Bowling%20Green&state=OH&country=USA.
Please see the guidelines linked here for information on air quality levels and recommendations: