King Fire creates smoke pollution

smokeStage 1 Health Advisory

Affected Community: All Eastern Sierra Communities

Smoke Source: King Fire

Based on air pollution levels at 7:00 AM on Friday September 19, 2017 a Stage 1 Air Pollution Health Advisory has been issued for all eastern Sierra communiities. Due to elevated particulate pollution levels, children, the elderly, people with heart or lung problems, or people with current illnesses such as the flu, are advised to stay indoors and avoid strenuous outdoor activities in the impacted areas. If you have any questions please call the Great Basin Air Pollution Control District office in Bishop at 760-872-8211.

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GBUAPCD Real-time Air Quality Data:

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8 years ago

I wonder if MLT called and complained about this post…. profits over health so sad!