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Air Quality Advisory CancelledAir Quality Advisory Cancelled<div class="ExternalClassB9482849ED434737A8A71C65ED01C5B1"><p>Metro Vancouver Regional District has ended the <strong>fine particulate matter</strong> (PM<sub>2.5</sub>) Air Quality Advisory for Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley that has been in effect since August 19. Air quality has improved due to a change in weather. Smoke from wildfires in BC is impacting other parts of the province and a change in the weather could once again bring wildfire smoke into our region.</p><p><strong>AIR QUALITY ADVISORY HAS ENDED FOR: </strong></p><ul style="list-style-type:disc;"><li><p>Metro Vancouver – Northwest</p></li><li><p>Metro Vancouver – Northeast</p></li><li><p>Metro Vancouver – Southeast</p></li><li><p>Metro Vancouver – Southwest    </p></li><li><p>Central Fraser Valley</p></li><li><p>Eastern Fraser Valley</p></li></ul><p>Metro Vancouver works in cooperation with Environment and Climate Change Canada, Fraser Valley Regional District and BC Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy to look after air quality.<br></p><p>Information about real-time air quality readings for Metro Vancouver and Fraser Valley communities and potential health impacts can be found at <a href="http://www.airmap.ca/">airm​ap.ca</a> and <a href="https://www.env.gov.bc.ca/epd/bcairquality/readings/find-stations-map.html%E2%80%8B">https://www.env.gov.bc.ca/epd/bcairquality/readings/find-stations-map.html</a>​.<br></p></div>8/22/2023 7:00:00 AMhttps://metrovancouver.org/media-room/MediaReleases/2023-08-22-AirQualityAdvisoryCancellation.pdf, PDFDon Bradleymedia@metrovancouver.org604-788-2821

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