Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


TUESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2018
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
NONE

Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
16

Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
10
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
8,028

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0   Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 0
  Betula (Birch) 0   Platanus (Sycamore) 0
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 0   Populus (Cottonwood) 0
  Celtis (Hackberry) 0
  Quercus (Oak) 0
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 0
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 0   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 0   Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 0   
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 2   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 8   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 2
  Other Weed Pollen 4
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 0
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 22   Penicillium/Aspergillus 145
  Ascopores 2259   Periconia 10
  Basidiospores 534
 Pithomyces 14
  Cercospora 139   Rusts 0
  Cladosporium 3973   Smuts/Myxomycetes 510
  Curvularia 253
  Spegazzinia 10
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 50
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 0   Tetraploa 2
  Nigrospora 101   Torula 4



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Wednesday, August 22, 2018*
Recorded message is available at 713-247-5846.
Information about air quality is available by calling 832-393-5612.
For additional information, email to: rasmita.patel@houstontx.gov or call 832-393-3920.


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