Annual Public Comment Solicitation
The USEPA requires state and local air pollution agencies to make the annual Monitoring Network Design plans available to the general public for a 30 day public comment period. Agencies are required to submit their annual plans to EPA by July 1. The Ambient Monitoring Program solicits such comments from the public in late May and early June each year.
5-Year Network Assessment for 2010 to 2015
Assessments of the monitoring network and the anticipated changes that will be needed between 2011 and 2015 are described in the 2010 monitoring network assessments. The State program and local program assessments are provided here. The Western NC (Buncombe County) program assessment is included within the state agency's assessment. This document is updated every five years. Direct contact information for the local program agencies.
Network Changes for 2015-2016
Monitoring network changes for 2015-2016 are described in the 2015-2016 monitoring network plans. The State program and local program plans are provided here. The Western NC (Buncombe County) program plan is included within the state agency's plan. This document is updated annually, with a 30-day public comment period in June. Email comments to: DENR.DAQ.Ask_Ambient@lists.ncmail.net. Direct contact information for the local program agencies.
N.C. Division of Air Quality • Mailing Address: 1641 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1641
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