Earth Log

August 29, 2015 12:00 PM

Rough fire can take your breath away

Smoke from wildfires can be a health hazard, especially in foothill communities

Rise in risk of heart attack, lung ailments associated with smoke

Valley floor has largely been spared

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Mark Grossi's dispatches from the Valley battle with air quality and water use

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About Mark Grossi


Mark Grossi has the pulse of the San Joaquin Valley ecosystem, writing since 1993 about subjects such as the region's notorious air quality, the restoration of the San Joaquin River and unhealthy drinking water in rural towns. Twitter: @markgrossi Mark retired from The Bee in October 2015.

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