Yellowknife 20 June 2019 – The Acting Chief Pubic Health Officer has lifted the wildfire smoke advisory issued June 17, 2020.
The available Air Quality Health Index monitoring for NWT communities currently indicates improved air quality. The smoke forecast for the next two days shows dispersion and relatively low concentrations of wildfire smoke over the NWT.
You can find additional information on the health effects of smoke at:
- Wildfire Smoke Information in the NWT
- Air Quality
- Wildfire Smoke And Your Health - Air Quality Self-assessment Method
For more information contact:
Health and Social Service
(867) 767-9052 ext 49034