Portrait of Pamela R. Turner

Pamela R. Turner

Pamela Turner is a housing and environment specialist with University of Georgia Extension.
Area(s) of Expertise: Housing, Air/ Water Quality, Household Waste Management, Household mold and mildew


06/20/22 - UGA radon education promotes awareness, home testing 01/14/22 - Homeowners should test for deadly, invisible radon gas 01/01/21 - Homeowners should test for deadly, invisible gas 10/27/20 - Test for radon this November and help a neighbor 06/03/20 - Protecting your home from radon leaks during National Healthy Homes Month 05/21/20 - Follow these home safety tips to keep children from harm during pandemic 03/09/20 - UGA Extension offers mold removal tips 01/28/20 - Gov. Kemp recognizes winners of UGA Extension Radon Education Poster Contest 12/30/19 - National Radon Action Month should be marked on your calendar 12/29/19 - Small changes can make a big difference when working to lessen your environmental footprint 07/11/19 - UGA Extension announces student radon poster contest 01/10/19 - Clarke and Oconee County students take top awards in UGA radon poster contest 01/08/19 - UGA Extension hires new radon educator 01/03/19 - Resolve to test your home for radon this January 12/10/18 - Delegate safety duties during the holidays 07/04/18 - UGA Radon Education Program sets Oct. 5 as deadline for annual Radon Poster Contest 03/21/18 - Simple ways to conserve water, save money 01/04/18 - Carbon monoxide danger peaks in the dead of winter 01/03/18 - Georgia students recognized for radon awareness posters 12/25/17 - January is National Radon Action Month. UGA experts say, test your home and take action. 11/06/17 - UGA Extension and Rural Georgia Healthy Housing Advisory Board earn national recognition     09/13/17 - Irma is gone, but she may have left mold behind for Georgia homeowners to tackle 07/17/17 - UGA Extension asking students to help spread the word about the dangers of radon 06/28/17 - Governor Nathan Deal proclaims June Healthy Homes Month 01/11/17 - Georgia students recognized as part of National Radon Action Month 10/13/16 - As Hurricane Matthew becomes a memory, watch for mold from rain to arrive 05/04/16 - Lead paint could be lurking on your latest thrift-store find 04/07/16 - Add "testing for radon" to the homebuying checklist 01/07/16 - UGA Radon Education Program promotes testing as part of National Radon Action Month 01/08/15 - Ensure your home is safe with a radon testing kit from UGA Extension 11/26/14 - Give the gift of safety this holiday season: Test for radon, and encourage your family to do the same 12/27/13 - Small changes are the key to living green in 2014 12/26/13 - Resolving to become even greener? Here are some next steps for the already environmentally consious 12/24/13 - January is the time to test homes for radon 10/03/13 - UGA Extension emphasizes radon, poison awareness during Children's Health Month 01/03/13 - UGA experts available to discuss radon risks for National Radon Action Month 12/20/12 - Radon is a silent, invisible killer in Georgia 12/11/12 - Give the gift of a healthy home this Christmas 12/08/11 - Timers, slow cookers and LED lights are holiday energy savers 04/28/11 - Radon invades homes, silently kills 11/18/10 - Holiday solutions for allergy sufferers 07/29/10 - UGA offers renovator certification Aug. 31 in Savannah 07/29/10 - UGA offers renovator certification Sept. 29 in Brunswick 07/29/10 - UGA offers renovator certification at Aug. 10 class 07/29/10 - Lead can be dangerous if not handled correctly 06/17/10 - Idling buses bad for air, kids 06/03/10 - UGA Extension offers Healthy Homes course July 14-15 06/03/10 - UGA offers renovator certification at June 29 class 05/13/10 - High schooler designs UGA GreenWay website logo 01/14/10 - Radon invades homes, silently kills 09/24/09 - Watery conditions lead to mold, mildew problems 04/15/09 - Learn to control asthma attacks 01/13/09 - Think green when you clean 12/03/08 - Have a happy lead-free holiday 11/25/08 - Avoid foreclosure: seek help, help yourself 09/24/08 - Tax-free holiday helps conserve water, energy 04/07/08 - Defuse indoor allergy triggers 01/04/07 - Toasty home need not be just a dream this winter