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Polk County Iowa Air Monitoring Network
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Web
REQUEST PROCEDURE
http://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/airquality/Pages/SubScribe.aspx
Surface In-Situ Networks
Polk County Air Quality works in conjunction with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources and the Environmental Protection Agency to preserve the air quality of Iowa. Polk County Air Quality operates and maintains a network of air quality monitors throughout central Iowa that test for air pollutants such as ozone and particulate matter.
CONTACT
Jennifer Bradley
Polk County - Air Quality
5885 NE 14th Street Des Moines, IA 50313
515-286-2227
jennifer.bradley@polkcountyiowa.gov
http://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/airquality/Pages/staff.aspx
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameIA Polk County AQ
CollectiveN/A
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeResearch
LocationIowa
Number of Stations4
Map of Stationshttp://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/airquality/Pages/SiteStations.aspx
CategoryMeteorology, air chemistry
Parameters (Most)Ozone, Particulate matter 10 & 2.5
Paramters (Limited)Wind speed & direction, Nitrogen oxides, Toxics, Carbon monoxide, Nitrogen dioxide, Sulfur dioxide
Archivehttp://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/airquality/Pages/PollutantGraphDisplayn.aspx
Period of RecordJanuary 2003-Present
Temporal Resolution60 minute
Data SeasonContinuous
Data AvailabilityContinuous data is updated hourly
Other PurposesAir quality
FixedYes
MobileNo
PortableYes
REFERENCES
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REMARKS
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UPDATED ON
10 Dec 2009 09:53