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Unprecedented Canadian wildfires obliterate previous annual pollution records in just 7 months

BY Sam Meredith The intensity of Canada’s raging wildfires has generated record levels of carbon emissions, the EU’s climate monitor said Thursday. Europe’s Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS) found that accumulated carbon emissions from Canadian wildfires had soared to 290 megatons in just the first seven months of 2023. That is already more than double Canada’s previous...