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Haze Continues to Spread Over Northeastern China and Bohai Sea

38.4N 116.9E

October 5th, 2012 Category: Fires

China – October 3rd, 2012

Haze continues to hang in the air over northeastern China, now spreading also over most of the Bohai Sea (right). Haze is common in this region, often caused by one or more of the following factors: wildfires or agricultural fires, people relying on coal for electricity and heat, and dust blowing in from the east.

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