Air Quality

Indoor Air Quality

There are a number of substances and issues that can lead to indoor air quality concerns, including radon, mold, asbestos, lead, second-hand smoke, carbon monoxide and meth labs.

Outdoor Air Quality

Air pollution from natural and human impacts causes disease, reduces lifespan and causes emotional stress. San Miguel County residents and visitors' lives are enriched by clean air and clear alpine vistas. The environmental health department collaborates with EPA, CDPHE, US Forest Service and other public health agencies to protect and improve air quality.