Houston Health Department

 

DAILY POLLEN AND MOLD SPORE REPORT

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2017


TYPE
RANGE
COUNT/Cubic meter air
TREE POLLEN
LOW
8
WEED POLLEN
HEAVY
222
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
4
MOLD SPORES
HEAVY
22,736


The Major Tree Pollen Counted:

Acer(Maple)
0
Morus(Mulberry)
0
Betula(Birch)
0
Pinaceae(Pine)
0
Carya (Hickory, Pecan)
0
Platanus (Sycamore)
0
Celtis (Hackberry)
0
Populus(Cottonwood)
0
Cupressaceae (Cedar)
0
Quercus(Oak)
0
Fraxinus(Ash)
0
Salix(Willow)
0
Juglans (Walnut)
0
Ulmus (Elm)
8
Liquidambar(Sweet Gum)
0
Other tree Pollen/Unknown
0

 

The Major Weed Pollen Counted:

Ambrosia(Ragweed)
194
Chenopodiaceae/Amaranthaceae(Amaranth)
8
Rumex(Sheep Sorel)
0
Plantago(Plantain)
0
Artemisia (Sage)
0
Other
8
Cyperaceae(Sedge)
12
Urticaceae (Nettle)
0

The Major Mold Spores Counted:

Algae
16
 
Nigrospora
149
Alternaria
194
 
Oidium/Erysiphe
0
Ascopores
5,799  
Penicillium/Aspergillus
372
Basidiospores
607
  Periconia
12
Cercospora
787
 
Pithomyces
8
Cladosporium
13.996  
Rusts
0
Curvularia
384
 
Smuts/ Myxomycetes
291
Dreshslera/Helminthosporium
93
 
Torula
0
Stemphilium
8
  Tetrapola
4
Epicoccum
8
 
Spegazzinia
8

*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Thursday, September 21, 2017*

Recorded message is available at 713-247-5846. Information about air quality is available by calling 832-393-5612.

For additional information, email us or call 832-393-3920. 

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