Reports on COVID-19 Mitigation and Traffic Impacts
Government guidance and orders for "shelter-in-place" in response to the COVID-19 pandemic went into effect throughout March, 2020, triggering changes in traffic. The Road Ecology Center has published several reports on the impact of COVID-19 mitigation on traffic and the consequences of reduced traffic on crashes, fuel use, greenhouse gas emissions, fuel tax revenue, and wildlife vehicle conflict. Please find more information about these reports below.
Click this links below to download the full reports in PDF format.
- Special Report 4: Impact of COVID-19 Mitigation on Wildlife Vehicle Conflict (WVC)
- Special Report 3: Impact of COVID-19 on Traffic, Fuel Use, and Climate Change
- Special Report 2: Impact of COVID19 Mitigation on Numbers and Costs of California Traffic Crashes
- Special Report 1: Impact of COVID19 on California Traffic Crashes