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Upper Hunter Dust: Sat 6-Oct-2012, 7 alerts

PostPosted: Sun Oct 07, 2012 12:12 am
by HVPA_research
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UPPER HUNTER DUST MONITORING 6-OCT-2012 21:00
Health Alert. Camberwell air pollution exceeded national health standards for PM10 at Fri 05/10/12 23:00
Health Alert. Maison Dieu air pollution exceeded national health standards for PM10 at Sat 06/10/12 00:00.
Health Alert. Mount Thorley air pollution exceeded national health standards for PM10 at Sat 06/10/12 00:00
Health Alert. Singleton NW air pollution exceeded national health standards for PM10 at Sat 06/10/12 00:00
Health Alert. Bulga air pollution exceeded national health standards for PM10 at Sat 06/10/12 16:00
Health Alert. Wybong air pollution exceeded national health standards for PM10 at Sat 06/10/12 17:00
Health Alert. Warkworth air pollution exceeded national health standards for PM10 at Sat 06/10/12 17:00.

For the first time in the previous month the monitors at Bulga,Warkworth and Wybong have recorded 24-hours dust levels exceeding the PM10=50 health limit This can be at least partly explained by the position of the existing open cut mines and by the prevailing wind direction.


Upper Hunter dust monitoring maps 6-OCT-2012 21:00
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Mount Thorley dust and meteorology chart 6-OCT-2012 21:00
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Mount Thorley dust and meteorology table 6-OCT-2012 21:00
http://huntervalleyprotectionalliance.com/air/20121006-21_MThorley.pdf

Bulga dust and meteorology chart 6-OCT-2012 21:00
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Bulga dust and meteorology table 6-OCT-2012 21:00
http://huntervalleyprotectionalliance.com/air/20121006-21_Bulga.pdf

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