News Results for Air Quality Bay Area
Oct 14, 2017 ... At 5 a.m., air quality in San Francisco was unhealthy for sensitive groups (orange
) and was forecast to become unhealthy (red) later in the day, according to the
Bay Area Air Quality Management District. Smoke from the Wine Country fires
carried south has cloaked the Bay Area in an eerie haze for days, ...
Oct 16, 2017 ... The San Francisco skyline is obscured by smoke and haze from wildfires
Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, in this view from Sausalito. San Franciscans woke to the
smell of smoke Monday morning as a light sooty haze blanketed the Bay Area.
less. The San Francisco skyline is obscured by smoke and haze from ...
Oct 9, 2017 ... A smoke advisory was issued Monday for the San Francisco Bay Area as the
result of massive wildfires in Napa and Sonoma counties. The Bay Area Air
Quality Management District issued the advisory. The San Francisco Department
of Emergency Services told residents to “close windows/doors and limit ...
Oct 12, 2017 ... The deadly fires raging in Northern California have devastated thousands of
acres of bucolic wine country and torched thousands of homes, but the damage
isn't limited to the scorched rolling hills north of the San Francisco Bay. Health
officials say the Bay Area is experiencing the worst air quality ever ...
Oct 13, 2017 ... The wildfires in California released as much air pollution in the Bay Area in a
matter of days as motorists in the state normally emit in a year, drastically
reducing air quality and creating an immediate health threat. People most
vulnerable to breathing problems, such as the elderly or those with asthma or ...
Oct 11, 2017 ... Commissioners, athletic directors, coaches and school principals have put down
their playbooks and grabbed ever-changing pollutant reports from the Bay Area
Air Quality Management District to decide what to do. It's not just football, but all
fall sports. Soccer games, tennis matches and even indoor ...
Oct 11, 2017 ... The air quality in Alameda was so bad Wednesday, because of raging fires in the
North Bay, the Raiders cut short their daily practice. According to a team
spokesperson, individual position drills were skipped, cutting about 30 minutes
out of the normally two-hour practice. Across the Bay Area, horrible air ...
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) is a public agency that
regulates the stationary sources of air pollution in the nine counties of California's
San Francisco Bay Area: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco,
San Mateo, Santa Clara, southwestern Solano, and southern Sonoma.
Oct 11, 2017 ... Deadly wildfires in Northern California have created poor air quality in the Bay
Area, altering the Raiders' practice schedule. The Raiders joined other local
professional sports teams to donate $450000 toward relief efforts.
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Oct 12, 2017 ... As a result of the North Bay fires, Stanford is also monitoring the air quality as it
might affect several home sports events on Reunion Homecoming Weekend,
including Saturday night's football game against Oregon. The fires have
compromised air quality through much of the Bay Area, including the Stanford ...
Apr 20, 2017 ... Bay Area ranked among nation's worst spots for air pollution Even as the nation
makes strides cleaning up dirty air, many parts of California, including the Bay
Area, are struggling to reduce air pollution in the face of climate change. The
hordes of fossil-fuel-burning cars and trucks that have become ...
Dec 21, 2017 ... The alerts, for Friday through Sunday, are the ninth, 10th and 11th of the winter
season issued by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District. “For some, a
wood fire is nostalgic during the holidays, but (it) causes significant health
impacts for residents in our neighborhoods,” said Jack Broadbent, ...
Dec 15, 2017 ... The blustery winds are expected to blow air pollution out of the region. Poor air-
quality in the area led officials to issue the eighth Spare the Air alert this winter.
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District banned wood burning Friday as a
temperature inversion has allowed air pollution to build up.
Oct 18, 2017 ... Other recreational running and cycling events planned for the weekend,
including Tough Mudder NorCal and the Coyote Ridge Trail Run, have also been
canceled. Organizers for races later this month plan to monitor fire conditions and
air quality before deciding whether to cancel events, according to their ...