A high sierra environment, Washoe County benefits from a variety of flora including pine trees
A high sierra environment, Washoe County benefits from a variety of flora including pine trees

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Planning Program

Program Mission

To bring areas not attaining the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) into attainment and maintain good air quality throughout the District while providing quality information to ensure sound air quality regulatory decision-making.

Program Description

The Washoe County Health District Air Quality Management Division is required by federal law and state statute to develop and maintain an air pollution control program. The program must reduce the air pollution in the District and maintain air quality by: