Pacific Southwest (Region 9) Media Center
Find news releases, newsletters, contacts, and other information for the media and public at EPA’s Pacific Southwest Media Center. EPA’s Pacific Southwest region implements and enforces federal environmental laws in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, the Pacific Islands, and 148 tribal nations.
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Smoke-Ready Toolbox for Wildfires
Smoke from wildfires can adversely affect air quality and put people at health risk from smoke exposure. Public health officials and others can use the resources in the Smoke-Ready Toolbox to help educate people about the risks of smoke exposure and actions they can take to protect their health.
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September—October 2022 Newsletter
Check out our newsletter for information on the Inflation Reduction Act and addressing climate change, 50 years of the Clean Water Act, children’s health and Coco, and new resources in Spanish!