Charlottetown - Air Quality Health Index
- Enjoy your usual outdoor activities.
- Find out if you are at risk
- Ideal air quality for outdoor activities.
People with heart and lung conditions are most affected by air pollution.
To find out if you are at risk, consult the health guide, or your physician.
Visit the national AQHI Web site to learn more about the AQHI.
High levels of air pollution can trigger or worsen asthma attacks. Asthma is the #1 cause of hospital admissions among children.
The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada, the Prince Edward Island Department of Environment, Labour and Justice, and the Prince Edward Island Department of Health and Wellness in partnership with the Prince Edward Island Lung Association.
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