Wildfires

UW Researchers Shows Wildfire Smoke is More Cooling on Climate
A study of biomass burning aerosols led by University of Wyoming researchers has shown that smoke from wildfires has more of a cooling effect on the atmosphere than computer models assume.
The paper, titled “Biomass Burning Aerosols in Most Climate Models Are Too Absorbing,” that was published Januar…
Choking Air From Western Fires Just Won’t Ease Up
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — People across the West struggled under acrid-yellowish green smog from raging wildfires that seeped into homes and businesses, sneaked into cars through air conditioning vents and caused the temporary closure of iconic locations such as Powell’s Books and …

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