Report Provides In-Depth Review of Air Quality in Sturgeon County

Data collected during a nine month air monitoring project in Sturgeon County indicates that the air quality experienced by the residents in that area of Sturgeon County is of low risk to health the vast majority of the time. Our portable air monitoring station operated in rural Sturgeon County midway between the towns of Redwater and Gibbons from July 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021. Learn more…

Alberta Airshed Council Releases 2020 Air Quality Report

The Alberta Airshed Council, of which FAP is a member, recently released its 2020 Air Quality Report. The report  provides a summary of the air quality data that is monitored and collected in our province by Alberta’s Airsheds.

PurpleAir Sensors Added to Network

We have recently installed small sensors called PurpleAir to monitor for fine particulate matter (PM2.5) in communities within our Airshed that do not have any other form of continuous monitoring. Sensors have been placed in Waskatenau, Bon Accord and Josephburg with plans to add three more in other locations in the near future. Learn about PurpleAir sensors…