Webinar: Residential and Community Strategies to Prevent Wildland Fire Smoke Exposures

Event Date: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00

Presented by Dr. Tony Ward
Hosted by the North Atlantic Fire Science Exchange

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Wildfires create significant smoke impacts to communities near and downwind of the wildfire events. This webinar will provide a discussion on ways to prevent wildfire smoke exposures, including both residential strategies (including air filtration units) as well as community strategies (such as clean air shelters).

About the Presenter: Dr. Tony Ward is a Professor and Chair of the School of Public and Community Health Sciences at the University of Montana. He has both a B.S. and M.S. in Environmental Science, and received his Ph.D. in Chemistry. His research focuses on investigating indoor and ambient inhalational exposures (including emissions from wood stoves and smoke from wildland fires).