Image: after-effects of the air quality from California's Camp fire depicting lingering smoke and charred ground.
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Although California’s worst wildfire ever is now 100% contained, Bustle explores the lingering effects on the air quality and what it means for residences. Experts Anthony Wexler and Laura Kate Bender explain how to use the Air Quality Index (AQI) to check for dangers and keep yourself safe.

 

Read more about the precautions to take to keep yourself safe and why the California wildfires are worse than a normal wildfire here: https://www.bustle.com/p/what-the-air-quality-rating-means-for-you-according-to-experts-13182778