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News - September 3, 2021

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

Research highlights need for everyone to take precautions, local experts say

by By Jeff Ballinger / BCN Foundation

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 by individuals and policymakers in the Bay Area and California.

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