The Butte Silver Bow Health Department has issued an Air Pollution Alert for Silver Bow County as of 2:00 p.m. on November 19, 2014.
Wood stove restrictions are now in effect until further notice. Individuals with asthma, heart conditions, or other respiratory conditions should limit outdoor activities until further notice. Healthy individual should also limit vigorous outdoor activity until further notice.
For updates on current conditions, visit the Montana Department of Environmental Quality’s Today’s Air website at svc.mt.gov/deq/todaysair/ or call the Butte-Silver Bow air quality hotline at 406-723-9218.