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Climate Challenge: Latinos disproportionately impacted by wildfires

CLIP09/24/21
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With the nearly year-round threat of wildfires on the West Coast, a new study found that Latinos are disproportionately affected. While the Latino population makes up 18 percent of the U.S., 37 percent live in areas described as extreme wildfire risk. 

Appearing:Lester Holt
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