Air quality in the Bay Area is often found unhealthy. On Tuesday, a Spare the Air Alert has been issued in the Bay Area. Under this, the burning of wood fires or any other solid fuels have been prohibited. In this cold season, this is the 23rd Spare the Air alert in this region.
Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) has taken this initiative to decrease the prevailing air pollution. On Monday, people were asked to avoid any such activity that results in the deterioration of air.