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 SAAQM Stations

4 ambient air quality monitoring stations are in operation under State Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Programme (SAAQM) and are being managed by APPCB from its own funds. Data for the period 2014-15 enclosed as annexure-II.

S. No.

Type

District

Location

01

Industrial

Vizianagaram

Vizianagaram

02

Res/Com

Kurnool

Krishnanagar,
Kurnool

03

Res/Com

Visakhapatnam

Madhavadhara,
Visakhapatnam.

04

Res/Com

Nellore

Venkatapuram,
Nellore.

Ambient air quality monitoring data (annual averages) of SAAQM stations for the year 2014-15

S. No.

Station name

Type

RSPM
(PM10)

TSPM

SO2

NOx

Kurnool district

1

Krishna Nagar
, Kurnool

Residential

98

208

Nellore district

2

Venkataramapuram, Nellore.

Res/Com

62

126

Visakhapatnam district

3

Madhavadhara,
Visakhapatnam.

Res/Com

53

79

13.6

18.4

Vizianagaram district

4

Vizianagaram.

Residential

75

166

Note: All values are expressed in µg/m3.

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