23 photos of Vancouver before and after the crazy wildfire smoke

Image: Isaque Costa / Instagram

Metro Vancouver is shrouded in smoke following several wildfires raging around the province, and people have taken to Instagram to demonstrate just how polluted the air is in the city.

Image: B.C. Air Quality

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The before and after photos show a stark contrast between the beautiful sunny days we have had recently and the melancholy cloud-like cover that floats over Vancouver at the moment.

Result of wildfire.. #Vancouver #BC #vancitybuzz #smoke #ScienceWorld

A photo posted by Isaque Costa (@isaquecosta2) on

Image: NASA

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oh Vancouver #vancity #vancouver #vancitybuzz

A photo posted by sussiego (@sussiego) on

Bottom pic is my view right now on #robson #vancouver #westend #sechelt #forestfire #nofilter #vancitybuzz

A photo posted by David (@davidwestend) on

Image: Francois Peladeau / Instagram

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Pre and post #bcwildfire #smellthewood #Vancouver A photo posted by @taddmurphy on

Normal office view on the left, and today’s smoke filled view on the right #coalharbour #vancouver #bcfires

A photo posted by Greg Ryder (@gryderreel) on

8 weeks apart. Only you can prevent forest fires, please do so. #Vancouver #forestfires #smoke A photo posted by Charlotte Crabtree (@charlottiiie) on

So messed up. Photo credit to @cherylsmithwv #vancouver #smokeyvancouver #BCwildFires A photo posted by brenden C. (@bchand93) on

What a difference a day makes. #forestfire #vancouver #sunrise #amonthofsunrises

A photo posted by @thechangeiwanttosee on

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