Stories tagged: "air quality"

Helicopters battling Bighorn Fire
Arizona Officials Leave Wildfires’ Long-Term Impact on Air Quality in the Hands of the EPA

Wildfire smoke isn't just bad for the environment — it also carries fine particles that cause respiratory and other health problems.

young girl wearing face mask looking sad on stoop
Phoenix Air Quality Has Improved With Stay-at-Home Order. But How Do We Maintain It?

While stay-at-home orders have temporarily improved air quality across the country, the American Lung Association warns pollution will soon spike back up.