With Arizona fires, is the air safe to breathe?

Health June 8, 2021 Topic

From Arizona Republic | Wildfires | by Olivia Munson

Recent Arizona wildfires have made the biggest impact on regional air quality and, as the smoke continues to spread, other areas may be affected as well, according to weather experts.

"The Telegraph Fire and the Mescal Fire that are burning by Globe are actually causing moderate to high smoke impacts in the communities of Globe-Miami and Safford," said Matt Pace, air quality meteorologist with the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality.

Photo by Mark Henle / The Republic

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