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Climate Change in my Community: West Nile Virus Climate-Health Awareness Emoji Activity

Create a West Nile Virus climate-health-awareness emoji!

Engage in a climate-health discussion focused on the spread of West Nile virus, transmitted by mosquitoes which flourish during the warmer, wetter conditions brought about by climate change. At the conclusion of this activity, developed by NCSE Graduate Student Outreach Fellow Sandy Phillips-Long, participants create a climate-health emoji.

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