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Wildfire smoke effects

In light of yesterday’s release of the NRDC report, Wildfire Smoke Affects Communities Distant from Deadly Flames,

and the ongoing wildfires in Australia,

and as an addendum to the US Forest Service site Effects of Smoke Exposure on Firefighter Health,

linked here are PubMed citations to current research on the topic of wildland fire smoke and health:

wildland firefighters  ;  firefighter smoke exposure  ;  wildfire smoke adverse effects


Whitewater-Baldy, Gila National Forest, NM
(AP Photo/U.S. Forest Service, Mark Pater)



Hazard Mapping System Fire and Smoke Product, NOAA

Related UC research

UCD Air Quality Research Center
UC Davis experts: Wildfires
UC Cooperative Extension
UC Forest research and outreach: wildfire




Previous blog posts
Fields and Forests in Flames
Wildland Fire Air Quality & Health
Wildland Fire Season


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