Capitol

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality - Ambient Air Monitoring Network  

CAPITOL

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Site Information

EPA AQS Number

220330009

State

Louisiana

Parish

East Baton Rouge

City

Baton Rouge

Address

1061-A Leesville Avenue

Latitude & Longitude (DD)

        Lat: 30.46          Long: -91.18         

Date Sampling Began

August 1, 1982

MSA Represented

Baton Rouge 

Station Type and Parameters Monitored

 

Pollutant Measured

Station Type

Sampling Method

Operating Schedule

 

 

PM2.5

SLAMS/NCORE

Sequential FRM

 24 hours every day   

 

 

PM2.5

SLAMS

Sequential FRM (Collocated)

24 hours every 12th day

 

 

PM2.5

SLAMS/NCORE

Continuous BAM

Continuous

 

 

PM10

SLAMS

Continuous BAM

Continuous

 

 

PM2.5

STN/NCORE

Chemical Speciation

24 hours every 3rd day

 

 

SO2 Trace Level

SLAMS/NCORE

U.V. Fluorescence

Continuous

 

 

Ozone

SLAMS/NCORE

U.V. Absorption

Continuous

 

 

CO Trace Level

PAMS/NCORE

Nondispersive Infared

Continuous

 

 

NOx

SLAMS/NCORE

Chemiluminescence

Continuous

 

 

NOy Trace Level

PAMS/NCORE

Chemiluminescence

Continuous

 

 

VOC

PAMS/SLAMS

Canisters; Trigger Canisters

(8) 3-hour samples daily during ozone season and every 6th day otherwise, also 24 hrs every 6th day; 25 mins when triggered

 

 

Lead

SLAMS/NCORE

Gravimetric

Every 6th day

 

 

PM Coarse

SLAMS/NCORE

Continuous BAM

Continuous

 
     
 

Other: Met (PAMS), Celiometer

 
           

 

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