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Posted: Jul 20, 2016
The runway at AVRA is closed to fixed wing traffic. The fuel depot and Apron 1 are open to rotary wing traffic.
 
 

Air Quality Council Web Directory

ACRD Woodstove Exchange Program Underway

Woodstove Change out Brochure January 2016

ALBERNI BASIN AIRSHED

INVERSIONS
WIND AND WEATHER
VENTING INDEX
AIR QUALITY ADVISORIES
AIR QUALITY AND HEALTH INDEX

AIR QUALITY AND HEALTH

HOW AIR QUALITY EFFECTS HEALTH

ASTHMA

AIR POLLUTION AND CHILDREN

AIR QUALITY AND HEALTH STUDIES

DOCTORS SPEAK OUT ON AIR QUALITY

WHAT IS AIR POLLUTION?

PARTICULATE MATTER - THE KING PIN POLLUTANT

WHAT ARE FINE PARTICULATES?
PARTICULATE MATTER AND HEALTH
MEASURING PARTICULATE MATTER
HISTORY OF PARTICULATE MATTER SAMPLING IN PORT ALBERNI
OBJECTIVES AND STANDARDS FOR PARTICULATE MATTER

CRITERIA AIR CONTAMINANTS

PARTICULATE MATTER
NITROGEN DIOXIDE
OZONE
CARBON MONOXIDE
SULPHUR DIOXIDE
VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS

NON-CRITERIA AIR CONTAMINANTS

TOXIC SUBSTANCES
PERSISTENT ORGANIC POLLUTANTS
HEAVY METAL POLLUTANTS
HAZARDOUS POLLUTANTS

GREEN HOUSE GASES

WHAT ARE THE MAIN SOURCES OF AIR POLLUTION?

The four main air pollution categories of concern for the citizens of Port Alberni are: smoke pollution, pulp and paper pollution, vehicle and ship exhaust pollution, and indoor air pollution.

SMOKE POLLUTION

SMOKE POLLUTION AND HEALTH

WOOD BURNING FOR RESIDENTIAL HEAT

  • SMOKE POLLUTION MOBILE MONITORING
  • THREE TYPES OF CLEAN BURNING STOVES
  • BURN IT SMART
  • BURN IT SMART WORKSHOP TIPS
  • INSPECTION AND SAFETY
BACKYARD AND LANDCLEARING BURNING

  • WHEN CAN I BURN?
  • BURNING IN THE ACRD
  • BURNING IN THE CITY
  • PROVINCIAL REGULATION
  • OPEN BURN SMOKE CONTROL REGULATION
  • COMPLAINT PROTOCOL

GARBAGE BURNING

SLASH BURNING AND WILDFIRES

CIGARETTE SMOKE

  • SMOKING PREVALENCE IN CANADA
  • SMOKING IS A CHILDHOOD DISEASE
  • WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A SMOKER QUITS?

ALTERNATIVES TO BURNING

  • REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE
  • SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PLANNING
  • GARBAGE COLLECTION AND RECYCLING PROGRAMS

PULP AND PAPER POLLUTION

HISTORY OF OPERATIONS

  • PULP PRODUCTION
  • MILL OPERATIONS

HISTORY OF AIR QUALITY IMPROVEMENTS

POLLUTION PERMITTING

  • AIR PERMIT
  • LANDFILL PERMIT
  • EFFLUENT PERMIT

EMISSIONS REPORTING

  • BC MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT
  • ENVIRONMENT CANADA

DIOXINS

TOXIC EMISSIONS

  • CRITERIA AIR CONTAMINANTS
  • CEPA TOXIC SUBSTANCES
  • HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANTS
  • HIGH PRIORITY SUBSTANCES

BURNING WET SALTY HOG

BURNING TIRE DERIVED FUEL

EFFLUENT TREATMENT SLUDGE

LANDFILL CONTAINMENT OF HAZARDOUS WASTE

VEHICLE EXHAUST POLLUTION

SUMMARY
IDLING GETS YOU NOWHERE
PROXIMITY TO HIGHWAYS
DEADLY DIESEL EXHAUST

SHIP EXHAUST POLLUTION

INDOOR AIR POLLUTION

EMISSIONS INVENTORY FOR PORT ALBERNI

MOBILE SOURCES
POINT SOURCES
AREA SOURCES
SUMMARY CHARTS FOR MOBILE, POINT AND AREA DISCHARGES

AIR QUALITY COUNCIL OF PORT ALBERNI

MISSION STATEMENT
GOALS

AIR QUALITY COUNCIL PROJECT HISTORY

CLEAR THE AIR
FINE PARTICULATE SAMPLING
BACKYARD BURNING
PROPOSAL FOR PILOT DIOXIN TESTING
AIR QUALITY EDUCATION
PORT ALBERNI WOODSTOVE EXCHANGE 2009-2010
INVENTORY OF AIR QUALITY BYLAWS ON VANCOUVER ISLAND
PORT ALBERNI WOODSTOVE EXCHANGE 2011-2012
ACRD AIR QUALITY WEB PAGE PRODUCTION
PORT ALBERNI WOODSTOVE EXCHANGE 2013