The data show that rural populations of North Carolina have a higher rate of heat-related illness compared with urban populations. From 1992 to 2006, N.C. accounted for 57 percent of all U.S. heat-related deaths among crop workers
The data show that rural populations of North Carolina have a higher rate of heat-related illness compared with urban populations. From 1992 to 2006, N.C. accounted for 57 percent of all U.S. heat-related deaths among crop workers Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com
The data show that rural populations of North Carolina have a higher rate of heat-related illness compared with urban populations. From 1992 to 2006, N.C. accounted for 57 percent of all U.S. heat-related deaths among crop workers Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com

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