Air
Human Community and Human Condition
Project in progress

What is your wish for this project?

By commencing with a defined airshed that follows the natural drainage of the Upper Arkansas River, Chaffee County citizens can contribute to community discussions regarding 'How Much Is too Much'--in terms of major & minor sources of air pollution, visibility impairment, air quality monitoring, opacity readings and a suite of community-based discussions that will maintain or enhance the integrity of our regional airshed.

How are you going to do it?

I am proposing to initiate dialogue on promoting air pollution prevention--this project will dovetail with the soon-to-be started 'Envision Chaffee County' project. By creating a air quality stakeholders group, we will be able to contribute to the comprehensive environmental health discussion, but focus on specifics that include: a current inventory of stationary sources (asphalt batch plants, gravel pits, cement kilns, industrial air pollutants), mobile sources (including vehicle emis...read more