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Monsoon Stories 2019: The Smell Of Creosote

By Amanda Luberto, Lauren Gilger, Kaely Monahan, Jaye McAuliffe
Published: Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 1:04pm
Updated: Monday, August 23, 2021 - 11:51am

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The creosote bush is also sometimes called greasewood.

Monsoon season is officially here, and while the first storms have yet to roll into Phoenix, other parts of the state have already experienced their first monsoons.

This year, for KJZZ's Monsoon Stories series, we’re zeroing in on the ways that the monsoon season awakens our senses.

First up: Smell.

For that, The Show brings out the scent of creosote.

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