Scotford Station to be Relocated to a Permanent Site

Our Scotford air monitoring station will be relocated on February 26 to a permanent location on land leased from the Hutterian Brethren Church of Scotford. Once moved it will be known as Scotford South. Read more…

Take the Anti-Idling Pledge

We have joined forces with other Airsheds in Alberta to discourage needless idling of vehicles. Research shows idling 60 seconds or less reduces negative impacts on air quality and the environment, and saves fuel and money. We are gathering pledges from those who commit to turning off a vehicle if parked for longer than 60 seconds. Go to Alberta Airsheds Council’s website to learn more and make a pledge.

2019 Air Monitoring Results

A summary of our 2019 regional air quality monitoring results show that overall, the Air Quality Health Index (AQHI) risk to health rating in the region was significantly lower in 2019 when compared to 2018. Learn more…

How Cold Weather Affects Air Quality

Alberta‚Äôs Industrial Heartland region saw some very frigid weather recently, keeping even those who love wintertime bundled up and indoors. A drop into the deep freeze often restricts our activities, and it can also affect the quality of the outdoor air. Learn how…