“Oregon GreenState’s” first three episode-series explores the past, present and future of air quality and wildfire smoke.
The effects of Wildfires across our state over the past decade became more apparent as wildfire season intensifies, triggering several large fires that are contributing to hazardous air quality.
The recent Bootleg fire, among others, and last year’s Labor Day fires have set records in the amount of damage done and showed us the apocalyptic nature of climate change. As we come near to the anniversary of the 2020 Labor Day fires, where the thick smoke blanketed the state, turning the sky grim and red, it’s more important than ever to prepare and know what to expect in the future. Click here for the rest of the story.