Puget Sound Clean Air Agency (external link)
Look up air quality forecasts and air quality burn bans, learn about air quality priorities, regulations, and permits, get the news on air quality and peruse the library.
King County climate change
Detailed information related to addressing greenhouse gas emissions and other air pollution through clean mobility, waste to resource, waste to energy, and energy and resource efficiency efforts.
2008 Greenhouse Gas Emissions in King County
Rollup report of emissions from the entire King County community including government, residents and business. Published December, 2011.
Air quality indicators - KingStat
Explore environmental data about air quality and trends for King County, Washington.
Fire safety burn bans and air quality burn bans
Burn ban announcements and burn permit options.
Indoor air quality
How to determine the quality of indoor air and identify sources of poor indoor quality, and tips on how to improve it.
May 10, 2013
External article, New York Times
Carbon Dioxide Level Passes Long-Feared Milestone
Mar. 9, 2012
Settlement spurs investment in clean-water equipment upgrades, environmental grants
King County reaches agreement on West Point emissions permit issues
Sept. 19, 2011
External news release, Western University
Western Professor's Research Shows Neighborhood Disparities in Seattle's Pollution Distribution and Exposure Risks
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