The map above is not able to show all state air quality monitors. To see the whole set, go to the Air Quality Now tab below and click on DEQ's Air Quality Index which will bring up a map with many additional state monitors. Round icons represent permanent state air quality monitors, triangular icons represent temporary smoke monitors (when deployed).
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Living Dangerously in the Era of MegaFires - Ted Talk
Many of you may have seen the recent presentation by Dr. Paul Hessburg on the Era of Megafires. In this presentation, Dr. Hessburg provides an explanation of why wildfires have been growing in the the western united states. Recently, a condensed version of the presentation was made into a Ted Talk which is now on Youtube. Its called Living Dangerously in the Era of Megafires. You can search for it by title on Youtube or access it by clicking this link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=edDZNkm8Mas&t=14s. Or to see it in person, check out the schedule from North 40 Productions website at http://www.north40productions.com/wildfire.