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"Air Quality Alert" ...Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Monday... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...Suffolk...Orange...Putnam Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for ozone. The air quality index...or aqi...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York state department of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young and those with pre existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. For additional information, please visit the New York state department of environmental conservation website at, https://on.NY.Gov/nyaqi, or call the air quality hotline at 800-535-1345. 1103 PM EDT sun Jun 17 2018 ...Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Monday... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...Suffolk...Orange...Putnam Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for ozone. The air quality index...or aqi...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York state department of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young and those with pre existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. For additional information, please visit the New York state department of environmental conservation website at, https://on.NY.Gov/nyaqi, or call the air quality hotline at 800-535-1345. -- Monday Jun.18 18,06:49 AM

Traveling to Long Island With Pet Guide

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Long Island is a great place for a short weekend getaway, or a much longer stay giving you all the time you need to see the best of Long Island.  Whether you are coming to Long Island for a long or short stay with a pet, you’ll need to find pet friendly accommodations as well as pet friendly activities.  Luckily, Longisland.com has already done most of the legwork for you.

Pet Friendly Parks

There's no better way to spend a lazy weekend than enjoying the great outdoors with your furry best friend.  Check out this list of pet-friendly parks on Long Island to help you plan a casual weekend morning.  Here is a list of pet friendly RV parks and campgrounds.

Pet Friendly Beaches

Long Island’s beaches are among its most popular attractions.  It’s hard to imagine this level of coastal diversity occurring in any other region the size of Long Island, and everyone wants to enjoy these areas – including our pets.  But before you bring Fido to any of the village, town, county, state or national parks on Long Island, double check whether or not you pet will be welcome!  Check out our list of pet friendly beaches in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.

Pet Friendly Hotels

The fresh air and beautiful natural scenery make Long Island a great place to vacation with a pet.  In order to save you the trouble of finding pet-friendly accomodations on Long Island, we’ve compiled a list of pet friendly hotels across Nassau and Suffolk Counties that will give you and your pooch the red carpet treatment.

Additional Resources for Pet Owners on Long Island
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