Content & Usage
EnviroHealthLink (EHL) monitors environmental hazards,
possible exposures to those hazards, and the resulting health effects. Collecting
these data over time allows us to see trends and patterns as well as changes
in those trends and patterns. This information allows local health departments and individuals to make
informed decisions on how to protect and promote health within their communities.
Use the Content Tabs located at the top of the page to find out more information about the topic areas health, environment, and community. Once you've selected a topic area, the lower navigation bar will display subtopic categories. Select these subtopics to explore further. If you would like to navigate directly to exploring data, select Data Portal from the top navigation bar. If you are not sure where to start simply use the "Search" feature located
toward the top of the page. For other questions, please visit the
Content Tabs (located at top of page)
About contains general information about this EHL website.
Health contains health related environmental topics.
Environment contains environment topics.
Community contains community topics.
Data Portal contains access to reports and queryable datasets.
The Kentucky EPHT site contains the following types of data:
The custom map applications cover several topics. Each map is slightly different and has unique features that allow you to explore the topic in an interactive way.
Query datasets allow you to build a custom query
based on a variety of datasets. Click on the "Data Portal" tab at
the top of this page and click on "Datasets Index." After choosing
your desired index and statistical measure, build your custom query
and click "Submit" to view the results.