Category Archives: Wildfires

Wildfires

This map shows locations in the United States that have experienced wildfires greater than 250 acres, from 1950 to 1983.  Sources: Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Indian Affairs, National Park Service, … Continue reading

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Health Effects of Wildfires

Specialized Information Services of the National Library of Medicine has released an informative website on the health effects of wildfires. Featured on the website are links to government resources, air quality information, Toxline and MedlinePlus pages, as well as information … Continue reading

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UC San Diego Closed for the Rest of the Week

UC San Diego will be closed for the rest of the week due to the wildfires in the San Diego area.  Here’s the announcement from the Biomedical Library’s blog: UCSD will cancel classes for the rest of the week, and … Continue reading

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UC San Diego Closed Again Today

Due to the wildfires in the San Diego area, UC San Diego is closed again today. Click here for current information from the UC San Diego website. And from the UC San Diego Biomedical Library’s website … UCSD is CLOSED … Continue reading

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