Air Pollution

Bennayah Collier,Ashlyn Nichols,Brittany Ussery,&Alanna Haas

What is Air Pollution?

The presence in or introduction into the air of a substance which has harmful or poisonous effects

Why is it important to study air pollution sources?

It destroys the atmosphere.Air pollution can damage trees ,crops,other plants,lakes,and animals. In addition to damaging the natural environment, air pollution also damages buildings,monument,and statues.

How do i know if i am at risk of health issues?

If something's wrong. If something is feeling different about your body that wasn't there before.

Health effects signs

  • Make it more difficult to breathe deeply and vigorously.
  • Cause shortness of breath and pain when taking a deep breath
  • Make the lungs more susceptible to infection.

What can i do to protect my health and the health of my family?

Don't smoke in your house. Don't burn things. Get better filters and electric instead of gas.

How can i find out about the health risks posed by air pollution in my community?

Look online at the AQI (Air Quality Index).
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