KDHE points air high quality well being advisory for southern Kansas

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) – The Kansas Division of Well being has issued an air high quality well being advisory for southern Kansas.

The division mentioned prescribed burns within the Flint Hills yesterday contributed to elevated air pollutant ranges. Extra burns may even be completed right now.

The air high quality index will probably vary from reasonable to unhealthy for delicate teams, and will even be unhealthy in some areas till Thursday.

“Essentially the most important impacts will happen in the course of the night, in a single day and mornings hours,” a KDHE launch learn.

Prescribed burns assist protect the tallgrass prairie, management invasive species and supply higher forage for cattle.

Examine the present air high quality and AQI here.

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