Water safety attitudes, risk perception, experiences, and education for households impacted by the 2018 Camp Fire, California

  title={Water safety attitudes, risk perception, experiences, and education for households impacted by the 2018 Camp Fire, California},
  author={Tolulope Odimayomi and Caitlin R. Proctor and Qi Erica Wang and Arman Sabbaghi and Kimberly Peterson and David J. Yu and Juneseok Lee and Amisha D. Shah and Christian J. Ley and Yoorae Noh and Charlotte D Smith and Jackson P. Webster and Kristin A. Milinkevich and Michael W. Lodewyk and Julie A. Jenks and James F. Smith and Andrew J. Whelton},
  journal={Natural Hazards},
  pages={947 - 975}
The 2018 Camp Fire in Butte County, California, was the state’s most destructive wildfire in history, destroying more than 14,600 homes. The wildfire caused widespread drinking water system chemical contamination resulting in acute and chronic health risks, requiring water use restrictions. Six months after the fire, the research team conducted a rapid community survey of attitudes and experiences that were specific to building water safety. The validated surveys represented 233 households… 
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