Houston Health Department

 

DAILY POLLEN AND MOLD SPORE REPORT

THURSDAY, APRIL 27, 2017

TYPE
RANGE
COUNT/Cubic meter air
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
90
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
30
GRASS POLLEN
HEAVY
64
MOLD SPORES
LOW
4,934


The Major Tree Pollen Counted:

Betula(Birch)
0
Pinaceae(Pine)
4
Cupressaceae (Cedar)
0
Quercus(Oak)
0
Fraxinus(Ash)
0
Ulmus (Elm)
0
Morus(Mulberry)
2
Populus(Cottonwood)
14
Platanus (Sycamore)
8
Liqudambar(Sweet Gum)
0
Carya (Hickory, Pecan)
36
Salix (Willow)
0
Acer (Maple)
16
Celtis (Hackberry)
0
Alnus (Alder)
0
Other tree Pollen/Unknown
10

 

The Major Weed Pollen Counted:

Ambrosia(Ragweed)
0
Chenopodiaceae/Amaranthaceae(Amaranth)
0
Artemisia(Sage)
0
Plantago(Plantain)
4
Cyperaceae(Sedge)
20
Other weed pollen
6

The Major Mold Spores Counted:

Algae
81
 
Nigrospora
8
Alternaria
113
 
Penicillium/Aspergillus
113
Ascopores
990  
Periconia
8
Basidiospores
637
 
Oidium/Erysiphe
8
Cercospora
30
 
Rusts
141
Cladosporium
2118  
Smuts/ Myxomycetes
609
Curvularia
4
 
Spegazzinia
2
Dreshslera/Helminthosporium
16
 
Torula
32
Epicoccum
12
 
Tetraploa
4

*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Friday, April 28, 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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