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Wildfire Smoke Destroys Ozone

Smoke aerosols from large wildfires are the perfect reaction surface for chlorine chemicals, speeding their transformation from ozone-friendly forms to reactive ones.

By Elise Cutts in Eos

April 12, 2023

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Extreme Wildfires Make Their Own Weather

Extreme fires in the western United States and Southeast Asia influenced the local weather in ways that make fires and smoke pollution worse.

By Elise Cutts in Eos

March 8, 2023