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Bookshelf: Out of the (first waves of the) pandemic and on to the wildfires

Just as Americans, many (but not yet enough) emboldened by their vaccinations, were thinking life might return to something approximating “normal,” a “heat dome” over the Pacific Northwest reminded everyone that the pandemic is not the nation’s only crisis.  The record-breaking temperatures were astonishing: 116° in Portland Oregon, 108° in Seattle and 121° in the […]