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Precautionary Air Quality Advisory lifted for Jasper

May 4, 2018

JASPER – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has lifted the precautionary air quality advisory issued March 15, 2018, for the Jasper area.

Controlled burns for wildfire prevention that impacted air quality, variably, have concluded for the season.

Albertans are reminded that air quality can vary with weather conditions and prevailing winds at any time of the year.

All active health advisories issued by AHS – including air quality advisories – can be viewed online at www.ahs.ca/air.

Residents with health concerns can contact Health Link at 811 to speak to a registered nurse 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Alberta Health Services is the provincial health authority responsible for planning and delivering health supports and services for more than 4 million adults and children living in Alberta. Its mission is to provide a patient-focused, quality health system that is accessible and sustainable for all Albertans.

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For media inquiries, contact:

Amy Crofts
AHS Communications
(780) 830-3537