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Where there’s smoke: How wildfire smoke is affecting life outdoors
August 23, 2022 | REI Blog | Featured: Tania M Busch Isaksen View

Are farmworkers being protected from the heat? Here is what they say
August 22, 2022 | Northwest Public Broadcasting | Featured: Pacific Northwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center View

New UW study shows how COVID lockdowns affected Northwest birds
August 11, 2022 | The Seattle Times | Featured: Joel D. Kaufman View

As temperatures rise, industries fight heat safeguards for workers
August 9, 2022 | Washington Post | Featured: June T. Spector View

Study connects climate hazards to 58% of infectious diseases
August 9, 2022 | Associated Press | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Mapping Environmental Health Disparities
August 6, 2022 | South Seattle Emerald | Featured: Esther Min View

Study Underscores That Exposure to Air Pollution Harms Brain Development in the Very Young
August 6, 2022 | Inside Climate News | Featured: Catherine Karr View

This map shows health disparities for WA census tracts. Check out your town’s health risks
August 5, 2022 | The News Tribune | Featured: Esther Min View

Climate Change: The World Needs To Start Preparing For The Worst
August 2, 2022 | Forbes | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Pesticide exposure and children
August 2, 2022 | International Society of Exposure Science | Featured: Nancy Simcox, Richard A. Fenske View

Seattle is decades away from the heat mitigation it needs
July 28, 2022 | The Urbanist | Featured: Jeremy J Hess View

As scorching heat hangs on, residents take steps to stay cool and beat the dangerous heat
July 27, 2022 | KOMO News | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

For the Methow Valley, wildfire smoke has created a 'fifth' season
July 20, 2022 | KUOW | Featured: Joel D. Kaufman, Nicole Errett View

Opinion: Demand congressional action on clean energy
July 19, 2022 | Seattle Times | Featured: Howard Frumkin View

When the Power Goes Out, Who Suffers? Climate Epidemiologists Are Now Trying to Figure That Out
July 18, 2022 | Inside Climate News | Featured: Joan Casey View