Matanuska-Susitna - Windblown Dust (PM10)

Matanuska Valley

Photo by Glynn Cater

Dust (PM10) - During times when the Matanuska River is low, windy weather suspends large amounts of silt in the air. Several air quality alerts are issued each year in the spring and fall because of windblown dust events.


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Division of Air Quality