You may wish to contact any or all of the people below if you feel you or your family are subjected to smoke of any kind.
Please keep a copy of all correspondence, it may be of interest to share with others.
Australian Federation of Disability Organisations (AFDO)
Asthma Foundation of Tasmania
Will not lobby for asthmatics when it comes to deliberate large scale smoke in this state. They prefer to support putting people on medication instead. See the asthma page.
It is therfore suggested that people raise their concerns with the national bodies to enlighten them as to what is happening in Tasmania.
National Asthma Council Australia
Lung Foundation Australia
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Heart Foundation of Australia
Cancer Council of Australia
State Parliamentarians House of Assembly: List of Members
Dr Mark Veitch - Acting Director of Public Health
Pollution Information Tasmania (PIT) -Telling the truth about toxins in Tasmania
Contact the Federal Minister for the Environment The Hon. Sussan Ley MP, since May 2019. Phone: ((02) 6021 3264
Contact the Prime Minister of Australia (The Hon Scott Morrison MP) Phone: 02 9523 0339
Conatct the Federal Minister for Health. The Hon Greg Hunt. Phone: 02 6277 7220
Other Australian Links:
Climate Council - Australia’s leading climate change communications organisation
Tas Fire Service (TFS)- Smoke and Asthma. It is all words. Deliberate smoke can kill.
Wood Smoke Free - A commutity group in Victoria Australia advocating for wood smoke free homes
Safe Harbor House - Take a self-test for PTSD
MesotheliomaHelp - Connecting Patients and Caregivers with 24/7 live-chat help support
Lung Cancer Alliance
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Smokefree Tasmania - a health advocacy organisation, and the goal is to advance the end-game for tobacco.
If you happen to know of an air quality link that could be suitable to add to this page please advise.
Please note: cleanairtas.com receives a huge number of requests to add a link to this add-free site.
So please make sure your webmaster has provided a reciprocal link to cleanairtas.com before you make contact otherwise sorry I cannot help you.
Often used links:
EPA Real-Time Air Quality in Tasmania
Windy.com - PM2.5, winds, temperature, rain, lightning, etc.
EPA BLANkET data plot selector page
Princes Wharf air monitoring station
Tas Fire Service - Incidents map.
EPA map - TFS Incidents Update every hour during the day (07 h - 19 h)
Tas Fire Service -Alerts list
Install Google Earth, go here, click on Incidences -State Wide and select Current Permits under heading Tas Fire Service.
EPA map - TFS Permit/registered burns - Update every hour during the day (07 h - 19 h)
Australian bushfire news - check each state here
Sentinel Hotspots - Geoscience
NASA's ZOOM Earth satellite
MeTEye - Part of the next generation Forecast & Warning System.
More accurate forecast for Launceston
Nullschool.net - Winds anywhere in the world. Click, drag, scroll.
Parks and Wildlife -Burns
Forest industry burns
Lightning data. Tasmania
Lightning Data. Australia wide and near real-time
Lightning Data. Historical and real time.
NASA Lance Rapid Response satellite images Alternate link Tasmanian subsets
NASA Worldview satellite images - Easy to use. Add your satellite. Select your date and time.
Himawari8 satellite viewer - select your date and time
BoM satellite viewer - now with lightning layer
Berkeley Earth - Real-time map of world pollution
Air Visual. World map in real-time showing air pollution
Validated Air Pollution Data
Look up the Air Quality Index anywhere in the world but see here why raw data readings are best!
Copernicus - CAMS - for aerosols, atmospheric pollutants, greenhouse gases, stratospheric ozone and the UV-Index
World wide air links:
Provides public education about the medical hazards of exposure to wood smoke and other fine particulate pollution.
Burning Issues is the Clean Air Revival forum.
GASP Group against smog and pollution in the Pittsburg region
Only Clean Air - Alberta Canada helping to clean the air, and on Facebook
PurpleAir -Real-time inexpensive air monitoring
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