Air Quality Assessment for the Horse River Wildfire of 2016

Horse River Wildfire of 2016 Millennium Environmental Management Solutions (MEMS) contribution to the assessment of air quality. MEMS worked alongside Alberta Health to determine the effect of the Horse River Wildfire fire and provide support in their effort to assess the potential risk to human health associated with the Horse River Fire.  A preliminary air… Show more

Transportation & Air Quality

The Calgary Region Airshed Zone (CRAZ) provides educational workshops in Calgary and region on air quality.  The latest workshop was help in partnership with Wheatland County at the County offices on June 27th, 2017.  Transportation and Air Quality was the focus of the workshop and was well attended. Alyssa Robb, Environmental Coordinator, Wheatland County and… Show more

CRAZ Golf Tournament

The Calgary Region Airshed Zone is hosting “Swing for the Air” 1st Annual Golf Tournament September 5th, 2018 Join CRAZ for a fun afternoon of golf! To register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/craz-swing-for-the-air-1st-annual-golf-tournament-tickets-45314257163 Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Tanya at Tanya.carlson@craz.ca For more information: Swing for the Air Poster Show more

Transportation and Air Quality Workshop

Workshop Poster & Agenda The Calgary Region Airshed Zone is partnering with Wheatland County to host a “Transportation and Air Quality Workshop”.  This event will be happening on June 27th, 2018 at the Wheatland County offices.  The public is welcome to attend.  This workshop will cover the health effects of Diesel Particulate, Climate Change &… Show more

CRAZ 2018 AGM

The Calgary Region Airshed Zone (CRAZ) held the annual general meeting on June 5th, 2018 at Ralph Klein Park in Calgary, Alberta.  CRAZ would like to thank all the attendees that came and participated in the AGM. Thank you to AGAT labs who sponsored the continental breakfast. Jill Bloor, CRAZ Executive Director kicked off the… Show more

CRAZ 2018 AGM

Calgary Region Airshed Zone ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING WHEN June 5th, 2018 9am – 3pm WHERE Ralph Klein Park 12350 84th St. SE, Calgary, Alberta AGENDA 9:00 – 10:00 am Breakfast 10:00 – 10:10 am – Welcome by Jill Bloor, CRAZ Executive Director 10:10 – 10:40 am – CRAZ Monitoring by Mandeep Dhaliwal, CRAZ Air Quality… Show more

Schools, Air Pollution, and Active Transportation – Calgary, Alberta

A team from the University of Calgary conducted a study that takes a first look at the relationship between walk-ability and air pollution, especially near schools. This builds on recent work, which shows that air pollution varies substantially over our city. Don’t forget that our city is BIG: it extends over more than 800 square… Show more

Learning from Alberta Airsheds-Fort Air Partnership

The Calgary Region Airshed Zone enjoys collaborating and learning from all the Airsheds in Alberta. This blog post was written by Fort Air Partnership which encompasses Lamont County, Fort Saskatchewan, Bruderheim, Gibbons, Elk Island, and Redwater. Cold Weather Impacts Air Quality Most of the time, local air quality in the Fort Air Partnership (FAP) Airshed… Show more

National Sweater Day

The Calgary Region Airshed Zone is proud to join the Alberta Airshed Council (AAC) in promoting the 2018 National Sweater Day on February 8th. Join in the fun and post a wearing a sweater @Calgaryairshed @Albertaairsheds #sweaterday #ABairmatters #cleanair Here is the great post be AAC: National Sweater Day is a fun way to think… Show more

Calgary Region Airshed Zone – 10 Year Anniversary in 2017

The Calgary Region Airshed Zone (CRAZ) is celebrating 10 years of monitoring and providing education on air quality for Calgary and region. CRAZ is a non-profit association with members from government agencies (federal, provincial, and municipal), non-government organizations, industry and the public. The CRAZ vision since 2007 has been to have air quality that is… Show more