When Wildfire Season Collides with the Pandemic

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When Wildfire Season Collides with the Pandemic

September 28, 2020

When Wildfire Season Collides with the Pandemic

For the American West, this has been one of the worst wildfire seasons in history. On top of working to contain the fires, government leaders and emergency responders have also had to navigate containing the coronavirus. CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta talks to Kim Toevs, Director of Communicable Disease for Multnomah County, Oregon, about how her community is responding to the fires, while also following Covid health guidelines.

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