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Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP) - Air Quality Planning for Wildland Smoke: Part 1 of 5

Topics: Air, Forest Fires, Outdoor Air Location: General, Canada

This webinar series will provide attendees with an understanding of the impacts of wildland smoke on the health of tribal communities and strategies to minimize exposure. Each 90-minute webinar will feature multiple presentations on the topics listed below. The webinars are free and open to anyone; registration for the webinars will be available in late November. The webinars will be recorded.

Webinar 1 of 5 will explore the components of wildland smoke, how much is produced under different circumstances, and how the components of smoke affect our health.

Presentations:

  1. Comparative Toxicity of Biomass Smoke from Different Fuels and Combustion Conditions
  2. EPA Methods for National Wildland Fire Emission Inventories, and Resulting WLF Emission Estimates Over Tribal Lands
  3. Wildfire Smoke and Your Health

http://www7.nau.edu/itep/main/docs/training/air/wbnr-RegSmokeWebinars18.pdf

Event DateJan 18, 2018
14:00 to 15:30
EST
Posted by NCCEHJan 17, 2018
Location TypeOnline