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Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: How is Tucson's air quality?

Today on Buckmaster — Beth Gorman of the Pima County Department of Environmental Quality, certified financial planner Shelly Fishman, aging expert Gale Morgan, and John Sefton, deputy director of Tucson Parks and Recreation.... Read more»

Input sought on Marana landfill air quality permit

The Pima County Department of Environmental Quality is seeking public input on a request for an air quality permit for the planned Marana Regional Landfill at an open house Tuesday and public hearing Wednesday.... Read more»

Kids gear up to Walk n' Roll to school

Students around Tucson won't be hiding inside this Friday the 13th when they walk, ride, skate and scooter to school to improve Pima County's air quality in the annual Walk n' Roll to School Day.... Read more»

Rise in Pima County pollution predicted for summer

Rising summer temperatures and increased vehicle emissions can cause the formation of a pollutant called "ground-level zone" that can cause short-term health effects.... Read more»

Cold temperatures bring haze to desert

Early risers may have wondered why the sky appears hazy in the mornings now that temperatures are dropping. The effect is called temperature inversion.... Read more»