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Nature Pollutes, Too: Not Only Are California’s Huge Wildfires Devastating the Land; They’re Also Devastating the Atmosphere

Beyond the devastation and personal tragedy of the fires that have ravaged California in recent months, another disaster looms: an alarming uptick in unhealthy air—and the sudden release of the carbon dioxide that drives climate change. As millions of acres burn in a cycle of longer and more-intense fire seasons, the extensive efforts of industry […]