City Of Jacksonville Issues Air Quality Advisory From Nearby Forest Fires

The City of Jacksonville’s Environmental Quality Division issued an air quality advisory, as elevated levels of particulate matter occurred Friday.

Smoke from forest fires in southeast Duval County are contributing to elevated particulate matter concentrations.

Florida Forest Service said a lightning strike on Wednesday sparked a fire that is causing heavy smoke in between the University of North Florida and Mayo Clinic. The San Pablo fire was about 15 football fields large and 75% contained.

The City of Jacksonville’s Environmental Quality Division issued an air quality advisory, as elevated levels of particulate matter occurred Friday.

Smoke from forest fires in southeast Duval County are contributing to elevated particulate matter concentrations.

Florida Forest Service said a lightning strike on Wednesday sparked a fire that is causing heavy smoke in between the University of North Florida and Mayo Clinic. The San Pablo fire was about 15 football fields large and 75% contained.