Houston Health Department

 

DAILY POLLEN AND MOLD SPORE REPORT

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2018


TYPE
RANGE
COUNT/Cubic meter air
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
348
WEED POLLEN
NONE
0
GRASS POLLEN
NONE
0
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
8,406


The Major Tree Pollen Counted:

Betula(Birch)
10
Pinaceae(Pine)
50
Cupressaceae (Cedar)
44
Quercus(Oak)
14
Fraxinus(Ash)
194
Ulmus (Elm)
18
Morus(Mulberry)
8
Salix(Willow)
0
Platanus (Sycamore)
0
Liqudambar(Sweet Gum)
0
Carya (Hickory, Pecan)
0
Populus(Cottonwood)
0
Acer (Maple)
0
Celtis (Hackberry)
0
Alnus (Alder)
4
Other Tree Pollen/Unknown
6

 

The Major Weed Pollen Counted:

Ambrosia(Ragweed)
0
Chenopodiaceae/Amaranthaceae
0
Artemisia(Sage)
0
Rumex (Sheep Sorel)
0
Cyperaceae(Sedge)
0
Other weed pollen
0

The Major Mold Spores Counted:

Algae
20
Nigrospora
4
Alternaria
32
Penicillium/Aspergillus
32
Ascopores
6324
Oidium/Erysiphe
2
Basidiospores
735
Torula
0
Cercospora
20
Pithomyces
2
Cladosporium
965
Smuts/ Myxomycetes
220
Curvularia
4
Tetraplora
4
Dreshslera/Helminthosporium
6
Spegazzinia
6
Epicoccum
14
Periconia
16

*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Thursday, February 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 us or call 832-393-3920. 

If you would like to report mold in a residence please call 832-393-5756

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