Project Title & Description
Virginia PM 2.5 Air Monitoring Program
The goal of the PM 2.5 Monitoring Program is to provide ambient data that support the national's air quality programs, including both mass measurements and chemically resolved, or speciated, data. Data from this program will be used for PM 2.5 National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) comparison's, development and tracking of implementation plans, assessments for regional haze and assistance for studies for health effects, and other ambient aerosol research activities. This grant is for the implementation, operation and maintenance of the State of Virginia PM 2.5 Monitoring Network with in the State.