Smoky Skies, Altered Lives

Four images in a grid: A man wearing a mask in smoky Seattle; A smoky, burned forest; A burned up neighborhood; scientists working with testing equipment

Wildfires are growing in frequency and intensity, threatening our landscape, our lifestyle and our health. This series probes how the upsurge in fire and smoke fueled by climate change puts us at risk, and how restoring the health of our forests could make a difference.

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