The colors on his shell change color with the current Air Quality Index (AQI) here in DFW, letting you know how safe it is to spend time outside.
For more information on the colors of the AQI, see the Air Quality Facts table below.
Air North Texas is a regional public awareness campaign and partnership created to help alleviate the air quality problem in our region. North Texans are encouraged to become part of the solution to improve air quality in North Texas. Resources and educational materials are available at AirNorthTexas.org. The Air North Texas network of individuals and organizations believes that every person can help create cleaner, clearer skies in our region.
Clean Air Action Day is on the first day of summer every year. On this day, individuals, organizations, and corporations across our region come together to commit to make at least one clean air decision to help us all breathe cleaner air and build healthier communities in North Texas. Make your pledge to take action for clean air today!
There are several resources and programs available to help North Texans incorporate clean air actions into their routines or organizations. Try as many of the below as you can and go here to learn more: