‘The Maine Question’ asks about air quality during pandemic – S. Birkel

How has COVID-19 impacted the environment? Find out in this week’s episode of “The Maine Question.”

During the devastating coronavirus pandemic, the world’s economy has slowed, which has brought about some profound changes.

Sean Birkel, research assistant professor with the Climate Change Institute and the Maine State Climatologist, talks about what happens when there’s less air travel as well as reduced motor vehicle traffic and industrial activity.

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