Dept. of Environmental Quality

State Response to Wildfire Smoke

Southern Oregon experiencing worst air quality in the country (Oregonian, 7/23/2018)

Wildfire smoke chokes Southern Oregon, spares Eugene-Springfield area for now (Register Guard, 7/23/2018)

Southern Oregon fires: Air quality worst in United States, but area avoids new lightning fires (Statesman Journal, 7/24/2018)

Rogue Valley Air Reaches ‘Very Unhealthy’ Status As Wildfires Grow (OPB, 7/23/2018)

Oregon wildfire response protocol for severe smoke episodes (2018) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Forest fire smoke categories and breakpoints (2014) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Using visibility to estimate health effects (2018) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality