National Radon Action Month—January 2013


January is National Radon Action Month. Please click on links below to find out how you can protect your family from the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States. Free short-term testing kits are available through February 2013 from your Cooperative Extension Office.

University of Nevada Cooperative Extension

Nevada Radon Education Program:

For Kids – Radon Activity Book:

Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology

Radon in Nevada (B108):

Radon in Nevada – A natural hazard (E18):

Reducing radon in Nevada homes (E21):

Geographical Information System (GIS) analysis of radon data (SP17):

Environmental Protection Agency

A Citizen’s Guide to Radon:

American Lung Association

Radon Fact Sheet:

U.S. Geological Survey

The Geology of Radon:


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