Multnomah County Health Department Issues Air Quality Advisory

The Multnomah County Health Department issued an air quality advisory Saturday asking people to avoid burning wood.

The health department is asking Multnomah County residents to limit burning from fireplaces and wood stoves as well as outdoor burning from individuals and businesses. The advisory does not apply to cooking, and people can burn wood if it’s their only source of heat.

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