Webinar for district leaders and CCDEH members
This webinar is intended for local school and health officials to review best practices for smoke and ash safety with subject matter experts. Please peruse the linked information below and have any questions ready for discussion.
- Topic: Smoke & Ash Safety Factsheets and Guidance for Schools
- Webinar recording (scroll ahead to minute and 20 seconds)
Smoke and ash safety factsheets and guidance for schools
- CalEPA's Fire Response and Recovery Webpage
- US EPA's AirNow Air Quality Webpage
- US EPA's AirNow Monitor Webpage
- California Smoke Information BlogSpot
- Air Quality Index Descriptions
Greg Vlasek, Environmental Protection Agency - Welcome and overview
Karen Riveles, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment - Environmental Health Assessment
Jeff Williams, Air Resources Board - Air Monitoring and Indoor Air
Tracy Barreau, Dept. of Public Health - Public Health Assessment
Denise Tsuji, Dept. of Toxic Substances Control - Hazardous Waste Management
Wes Mindermann, CalRecycle - Debris Operation
Find some of ACSA's natural disaster resources here.
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