Air Quality Monitoring

Program Overview

Current air quality data for Pend Oreille County locations are based on modeling from a stations located in the Spokane, WA area. To provide a more local air quality monitoring option, the Pend Oreille Conservation District has purchased and installed a Purple Air Quality monitoring unit in downtown Newport, WA. Readings from this unit are produced live and available to the public on the purple air map - linked HERE.

In addition to providing the Newport, WA area with a local reading, we hope to expand on this network of air quality monitoring units county-wide by partnering with private, non-profit, tribal and government entities to install more monitoring units, in more places throughout our landscape. To learn more or even host a unit, review this program page and reach out to our natural resource staff.

Current Sponsored Monitoring Stations List

1.

Newport, WA - Pend Oreille Conservation District

2.

Cusick, WA - Kalispel Tribe Natural Resource Dept.

3.

Metaline, WA - Town of Metaline

4.

TBD...

 
Interested in Hosting a Purple Air Monitoring Unit? Complete this form and we will be in touch. 

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