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Wildfires sending smoke into Fairbanks

...are considered to be unhealthy in the Fairbanks area and will remain so as long as the fire activity continues," said Gerry Guay, project manager for the DEC's air monitoring section. "It is unhealthy even for people with normal health." People...
Air health advisory extended as smoky skies linger

...particle pollution in Juneau remains below the federal health standard, but elevated enough to warrant caution, said Gerry Guay, program manager for DEC's air monitoring program. The advisory will run through Friday. It advises those suffering...
Fires in Interior, B.C. create Juneau haze

...air quality problems here or in other Southeast communities. "We've kind of got an abnormal condition here," said Gerry Guay, program manager for the Air Monitoring Division in the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation. Smoke creeping...
Except for wildfires, Alaska cities meet federal air standards the fine particles found in a cubic meter of air during a Fairbanks winter weigh about 20 micrograms, according to Gerry Guay, program manager for the state's air monitoring group in the Department of Environmental Conservation. The federal...
Calmer cruise waters

...typically a drier period when air pollution might be more of a problem, "the values are pretty much the same," said Gerry Guay, DEC's project manager. That doesn't mean there aren't complaints, though. In July, there were 37 calls to...
Haze from Russia wildfires reaches Southcentral Alaska

...Satellite images prove it, showing a whitish-yellow haze stretching east from China and Russia into Southcentral Alaska. Gerry Guay, manager of the state's Air Monitoring and Quality Assurance Program, said the haze has covered a fairly extensive...


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