By Kindersley Social, July 17, 2017
Special air quality statement in effect for R.M. of Kindersley, including Kindersley Brock and Flaxcombe, R.M. of Oakdale including Coleville, R.M. of Progress including Kerrobert and Luseland, R.M. of Chesterfield including Eatonia and Mantario
Environment Canada has issued a special air quality alert due to elevated pollution levels of smoke. Smoke plumes from forest fires in B.C. are moving over portions of central and southern Saskatchewan. Air quality in the area will be deteriorating.
Be advised that individuals may experience increased coughing, headaches, throat irritation, and or shortness of breath. Seniors, children, and those with lung or cardiovascular disease, are especially at risk.
Visit www.airhealth.ca for information on how to reduce your health risk as well as for current and forecast AQHI values.
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