Canadian wildfire smoke reaches South Florida, bringing ‘unhealthy air quality’

Posted on AllSides October 3rd, 2023
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Smoke from Canadian wildfires hung over areas from downtown West Palm Beach to downtown Miami on Tuesday, bringing haze and poorer air quality with parts of South Florida classified in the unhealthy air quality range. Nearly the entire state of Florida experienced poorer air quality conditions Tuesday, with some areas ranging on the U.S. Air Quality Index from moderate to unhealthy for sensitive groups and unhealthy, according to an interactive map from AirNow, maintained by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and other government agencies. States along the southeastern U.S. and...

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