Environmental health literacy (EHL) is an emerging, multidisciplinary field that promotes understanding of how environmental exposures can affect human health. After discussing the regional relevance of environmental health knowledge and skills, this article describes three ongoing Appalachian projects that are focused on measuring and building EHL.
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Hoover AG, Koempel A, Christian WJ, et al. Appalachian environmental health literacy: building knowledge and skills to protect health. J Appalach Health 2020;2(1):47–53. DOI: https://doi.org/10.13023/jah.0201.06.
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