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UV Conditions Monitored in Presque Isle

UV Conditions Monitored in Presque Isle

| July 15, 2015

Nothing sounds better than soaking up the sun, right? While you may be spending hours outside,┬áit’s important to protect yourself from the sun’s ultraviolet rays. The Mic Mac Environmental Lab in Presque Isle monitors those rays. “We have a couple of monitoring devices that we do, and then we post the information on our website […]

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Be Aware of the Quality of Air You Breathe

Be Aware of the Quality of Air You Breathe

| June 2, 2015

You’ve probably heard of the word ozone, but what is it? Did you know there is good and bad ozone? “The good ozone is what protects us from ultraviolet light, radiation. That’s located high up in the stratosphere about 30 miles above the earth’s crust,” says Environmental Director of the Mic Mac Environmental Lab, Fred […]

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Air Quality Awareness Week

Air Quality Awareness Week

| April 28, 2014

The Environmental Protection Agency or EPA, has declared the week of April 28th, Air Quality Awareness Week. The goal is to improve the public’s understanding of how they impact air quality and steps they can take to limit their impact. Air Quality is monitored right here in Presque Isle. ” Well in Northern Maine we […]

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