Key Findings: Air pollutants induce changes that do not produce visible injury symptoms but adversely affect growth, yield and quality of plants and plant products. A better understanding is needed of the nature of pollutants and variations in their amounts at given sites.
Problem Addressed: How climate changes affect tourism
Goal(s)/Objective(s): Understand types of tourists and tourism expenditures in Maine, explore perceptions how weather effects tourist groups, examine climate change beliefs and concerns across tourist groups
Key Findings: Non-nature-based tourists spend more per person per night; impact of individual weather variables relatively small but is influential