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How Does Marshall Fire Smoke Affect Indoor, Outdoor Air Quality?
January 13, 2022

When the Marshall Fire tore through Superior and Louisville December 30, 2021, it destroyed more than 1,000 homes and damaged nearly 150

Air Pollution from Wildfires, Rising Heat Affected Two-Thirds of U.S. West
January 12, 2022

Large wildfires and severe heat events are happening more often at the same time, worsening air pollution across the western United States, according to a new study led by Washington State University, with CIRES and NOAA’s Global Systems Laboratory.

Smoke from Wildfires Influences Ozone Pollution on a Global Scale
January 10, 2022

Another record-breaking fire season across the western United States and Canada fouled skies as far downwind as Boston and New York