Air Quality in Your Community

Before you get out and about, visit to check air pollution levels in your community. This is especially important if someone in your family belongs to a group that is more sensitive to air pollution, such as children, older adults, and those with heart or lung problems.

Provo Utah Firestation 21
Provo Utah Firestation 21

Every day organizations across the country fly brightly colored flags to show the daily Air Quality Index and increase air quality awareness. Learn more about the Air Quality Flag Program.

When ozone or particle pollution levels reach unhealthy levels, you and others in your community can reduce air pollution. Here’s how:

On the Road

At Home

In the Garden

NOAA’s Air Quality Safety page is