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Response to wildfires: guidelines for public health units

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Air quality Bushfires Public health New Zealand
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The purpose of these guidelines are to assist a public health response to wildfires. Wildfires produce large amounts of smoke that disperses widely and can affect populations far from the source of the fire. These guidelines describe air quality categories, provide information on how to minimise smoke exposure, and identifies other hazardous associated with wildfires.

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