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.

Dust (PM10) Control Measures
  • Dust and Potential Health Problems (PDF)
  • Dust Education & Information
    PM2.5 Control Measures
  • PM2.5 and Potential Health Problems
  • PM2.5 Education/Information
    Link to Mat-Su Borough
  • Mat-Su Borough
  • Quick Links

    ANPMS Contacts

    Air Pollution in Alaska


    Of Interest

    Division of Air Quality