This brief contends that loss of fishing jobs and income is the top environment-related concern among residents of Maine's Hancock and Washington counties, as well as forestry decline and water pollution. Also of note, across a wide range of environmental issues, political party affiliation is associated with level of concern about environmental problems.
New England Policy Brief No. 3
Durham, N.H. : Carsey Institute, University of New Hampshire
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Safford, Thomas G. and Hamilton, Lawrence C., "Ocean views: coastal environmental problems as seen by downeast Maine residents" (2010). The Carsey School of Public Policy at the Scholars' Repository. 95.
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