Secondary Effects of Wildfires

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Wildfires spread very quickly, and burn for long periods of time. This means that the effects are very severe.

What are the secondary effects?

  • loss of jobs
  • loss of income
  • homelessness
  • costly repairs
  • cost of insurance claims
  • restriction to recreational areas
  • damage to tourism industries
  • soil erosion
  • landslides
  • pollution
  • loss of…


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