Barbara Trost: Program Manager
  (907) 269- 6249

The Division of Air Quality, Air Monitoring & Quality Assurance Program operates and oversees air quality monitoring networks throughout Alaska. Our primary services include:

  • Operating ambient air quality monitoring networks to assess compliance with the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for carbon monoxide, particulates, nitrogen dioxide, sulfur oxide, and lead.
  • Assessing ambient air quality for ambient air toxics level.
  • Providing technical assistance in developing monitoring plans for air monitoring projects.
  • Issuing Air Advisories to inform the public of hazardous air conditions.