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Yurok Tribe's response to historic 2020 Northern California wildfire season

The Yurok Tribe's Air Quality Coordinator will share a case study of responding to the historic 2020 Northern California wildfire season. Will share lessons learned during this extended…

From  ITEP Team on June 2nd, 2021 18 plays 0  

Yurok Tribe's response to historic 2020 Northern California wildfire season

The Yurok Tribe's Air Quality Coordinator will share a case study of responding to the historic 2020 Northern California wildfire season. Will share lessons learned during this extended…

From  Amanda Kapp on April 23rd, 2021 39 plays 0  

The History of Air Quality on the Gila River Indian Community

This presentation will focus on the history of air quality on the Gila River Indian Community (GRIC) from the creation of industrial parks in the 1960s through current and future activities. Included…

From  Amanda Kapp on April 22nd, 2021 24 plays 0  

PM Monitors and Sensors Evaluation

The presentation will present the results of a multi-season field evaluation of a low-cost optical particle counting sensor (Purple Air) that reports mass concentration of particulate matter with…

From  Amanda Kapp on April 20th, 2021 31 plays 0  

Helping Tribes interpret the AirNow Fire and Smoke Map and use air sensors for community and indoor monitoring during smoke episodes

Air sensors are increasingly being utilized to monitor air quality impacts from wildfires. In 2020, a low-cost sensor layer was added to the AirNow Fire and Smoke Map as part of the Sensor Data Pilot…

From  Amanda Kapp on April 15th, 2021 37 plays 0  

Portable Air Monitoring Device Loan Program for Region 10 Tribes

EPA Region 10 Tribal Air Team and Indoor Air Quality team partnered to expand the Portable Air Monitoring Device Loan Program for Region 10 Tribes. The Program aims to reach the tribal communities to…

From  Amanda Kapp on April 12th, 2021 45 plays 0  

Establishing a Clean Air Status and Trends Network Site with the Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation

In November, EPA’s Clean Air Status and Trends Network (CASTNET) established its seventh tribal air monitoring site in partnership with the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian…

From  Amanda Kapp on April 12th, 2021 38 plays 0  

Plug & Play in Akwesasne

In this presentation, we discuss the process to get EV charging stations in Akwesasne and about the commercial made to advertise.

From  Amanda Kapp on April 9th, 2021 25 plays 0  

EPA Region 10 Sensor Loan Project in Tribal Communities

Low-cost sensors for measuring air quality are becoming more and more accessible, but the cost is still too high for their widespread use in some areas. The Environmental Protection Agency and other…

From  Amanda Kapp on April 5th, 2021 41 plays 0  

The AQ Program at Ute Mountain -- Past, Present, and Future

The Ute Mountain Ute Tribe has had an air quality program since 2010. With the first air monitoring effort at the White Mesa Community in Utah, where the community members have concern with the…

From  Amanda Kapp on April 1st, 2021 28 plays 0