LITTLETON, CO — More than 40 percent of Americans live in areas with unhealthy air, according to a new report published Wednesday by the American Lung Association. Residents in Littleton appear to be among them, at least when it comes to smog.
Harold Wimmer, the group’s president, and CEO, said that after years of progress, there’s clear evidence of a “disturbing trend,” with many Americans seeing their air quality worsening due to wildfires and weather patterns. Climate change is fueling that trend, he said.
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