No-Burn Order Extended Through Tuesday Night In Many Parts Of SouthlandThe South Coast Air Quality Management District Monday extended a no-burn order for much of the Southland through Tuesday night due to high air pollution.
Lighting Your Fireplace? 'Check Before You Burn' Period To Begin MondayThe South Coast Air Quality Management District's annual "Check Before You Burn" season begins Monday and continues through Feb. 28.
SoCal Smoke Advisory Issued for Northern, Central California WildfiresAir pollution regulators issued an advisory through at least Thursday morning, as winds are expected to bring smoke from massive wildfires burning in northern and central California.
July 4 Festivities In 2021 Caused Worst Air Since Bobcat FireAir quality following Fourth of July weekend was the worst in the region since the Bobcat Fire last September, the South Coast Air Quality Management District said Tuesday.
Smoke Advisory Issued For LA County Areas Near Blue Ridge FireThe smoke advisory was issued by the South Coast Air Quality Management District for south central, south east, south coastal and southwest coast Los Angeles County. The advisory will remain in effect until Tuesday night.
Unhealthy Air Quality For All Declared Across LA CountyResidents are advised to limit their outdoor exposure and avoid strenuous activities until the smoke clears.
Southern California Air Quality Even Worse With Extreme Heat, WildfiresAir quality tends to deteriorate in Southern California’s hot summer months, but wildfires burning Azusa, Palmdale and Lake Piru have exacerbated the situation.
Fire In Santa Clarita Valley 85-Percent ContainedCrews bracing for another round of dry winds are dousing hot spots as they continue to build containment lines around a smoky fire that forced weekend evacuations in the Santa Clarita Valley north of Los Angeles.
Regulators To Meet Saturday To Review Plan To Burn Methane Leaking In Porter RanchSoCal Gas Co. is building a system that will burn off some of the methane in a special incinerator.
Crews Try Again To Plug Uncontained Gas Leak In Porter RanchCrews on Saturday were trying to stop a leak Saturday from a massive natural gas storage well that has persisted for three weeks outside Los Angeles and alarmed nearby residents concerned for their safety and sickened by the stench.
Blast-Damaged Torrance Refinery Has Faced Cal/OSHA PenaltiesDocuments from the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health indicate that the Torrance Exxon Mobil refinery where a blast took place on Wednesday has faced more than $100,000 in proposed penalties for inspection violations over the past five years.