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Paradise rebuilds a year after the Camp Fire

>>Thompson: ONE YEAR AGO, THOUSANDS OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIANS WERE FLEEING THE “CAMP” FIRE, A HUGE WILDFIRE THAT KILLED 85 PEOPLE, DESTROYED 95% OF THE TOWN OF PARADISE, AND BURNED MORE THAN 150,000 ACRES.>>WE BEGIN TO HEAL.>>Thompson: YESTERDAY, RESIDENTS AND OFFICIALS MARKED THE ANNIVERSARY WITH A SMALL CEREMONY AND 85 SECONDS OF SILENCE, ONE FOR EACH […]

UC Davis studies Camp Fire smoke

UC Davies studies Camp Fire smoke November 8, 2018 The Camp Fire erupts in the Sierra Nevada foothills. Nearly 19,000 homes and buildings are destroyed in Paradise. Smoke spreads throughout the Sacramento Valley. Environmental toxicology professor Qi Zhang collects air samples at UC Davis. With high concentrations of particulate matter, air quality is hazardous. Engineering […]