Air Quality Update

|   Environmental Health

Several growing fires are occurring all around us, with smoke coming primarily from Oregon and California at the moment. We are in the works with getting another air monitor set up in Republic


Newport, Inchelium and Wellpinit are at Unhealthy.  People with health conditions like asthma, respiratory infection, lung or heart disease should limit spending any time outdoors and avoid strenuous outdoor activities.

Colville is at Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups.  People with health conditions and children under 18, adults over 65, pregnant women and people who smoke should limit any time outdoors.  People with health conditions may have worsened symptoms. Increase rest periods as needed.


Listed below are helpful resources to determine air quality status, activity recommendations, and ways to improve air quality within school buildings.