PBS NewsHour

Wildfires disrupt efforts to curb air pollution

Clip: 09/02/2018 | 5m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

Smoke from this year’s wildfires in western states has been observed across the country as the jet stream sweeps it east. Climate Central reports that smoke pollution from the wildfires are negatively impacting air quality, leading to impacts on public health. John Upton of Climate Central joins Hari Sreenivasan for more.

Aired: 09/02/18

Rating: NR

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