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Santa Barbara County Issues Air Quality Warnings In Wake Of Brush Fire

Posted on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 12:39am

The Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District has issued an air quality warning, as the result of the White Brush Fire.

District officials say smoke from the blaze could impact air quality in both the Santa Ynez Valley, and Southern Santa Barbara County. If you see, or smell smoke, you should limit your time outdoors, and avoid outdoor exercise, especially if you have heart or lung disease, or are older.

The air quality officials say children should not be allowed to take part in physical activity outside if you see, or smell smoke outdoors.

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