11/06/2017: Rescheduled Dates for the National Air Quality Conference Announced. The National Air Quality Conference will be held Wednesday - Friday, January 24-26, 2018, in Austin, Texas. - Registration Now Open!
12/7/17: California Wildfires: Air quality advisories issued by South Coast AQMD, Santa Barbara APCD, and Ventura County APCD due to wildfire smoke.
10/12/17: Due to the CA wildfires, AirNow.gov is experiencing extremely high traffic and some pages may be slow to load. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
Now available: Particle Pollution and Your Patients’ Health: This online training provides healthcare practitioners information to help patients reduce their risk of particle pollution-related health effects. Continuing education credits available from CDC. Learn more
2017 National Air Quality Conference to be RescheduledDue to the ongoing impacts of Hurricane Harvey in Texas, EPA will reschedule the National Air Quality Conference originally slated for Sept. 11-13, 2017 in Austin. We will post updates to this website once we have a new conference date.
Fire air quality information: Looking for information about air quality near wildfires? AirNow gives you two ways to find out. The “Current AQI” map now appears first when you visit www.airnow.gov. Click on your state for more information. For more detailed information on air quality and fires, visit Fires: Current Conditions,” which includes information from AirNow monitors, temporary monitors near wildfires, and satellites.
6/15/17: 2017 National Air Quality Conference. Learn more.
8/1/17: The Smoke Sense mobile application is now LIVE! Learn more.
6/7/17: 2017 Air Quality Flag Program Spring Challenge Winners. More
5/9/2017: Air Quality Awareness Week was May 1 - May 5. This year's theme was "Be Air Aware."
4/28/17: National Air Quality Conference, September 11 - 13, 2017. SAVE THE DATE!