This year’s Earth Day will look different in the Commonwealth, as efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus prevent the large gatherings that marked the first celebration 50 years ago. Instead, many Kentuckians will spend the day in their own backyards — which creates its own opportunities for learning and celebration.
ABOVE: Boggs walks through the snow to prepare samples. Environmental Scientist Ashley Bedel weighs a filter to determine the concentration collected. Photos by Roberta Burnes. By Roberta Burnes Division for Air Quality There was a time when the air was thick with pollutants you could see, smell and […]