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Study links smoke from 2020 wildfires to rise in COVID cases, deaths

Original post made on Aug 26, 2021

A new study that links wildfire smoke with rising COVID-19 infections and deaths did not surprise local experts, who said the findings reinforce the precautions taken in the Bay Area.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, August 25, 2021, 9:52 PM

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Posted by Parent and Voter
a resident of Danville
on Aug 26, 2021 at 7:04 am

Parent and Voter is a registered user.

Bottom line is that these annual fires are not healthy and never were. Why hasn't our leadership in Sacramento done a better, or even a decent job, of managing our forests? This is just another reason I will be voting YES in the upcoming recall election.

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