ACT government to bolster air quality monitoring as part of new strategy

Lucy Bladen
By Lucy Bladen
November 10 2021 - 7:00pm
Canberra blanketed in bushfire smoke in early 2020, when the city had among the worst air quality in the world. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

The ACT government will look to bolster its air quality monitoring capability as part of a strategy to tackle bushfire smoke events in the future, that could also include financial assistance to businesses and people affected by severe smoke.

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Lucy Bladen

Lucy Bladen

Reporter Canberra Times

Lucy Bladen has been a journalist at The Canberra Times since 2019. She is an ACT politics and health reporter. Email: l.bladen@canberratimes.com.au

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