“Nature just hit the reset button,” an observer quoted by international press summed it up.
😳 😳 😳 #venice
An unexpected side effect of the pandemic: 💧Water’s flowing through the canals of Venice is clear for the first time in forever.
🐟 🦢 The fish are visible, the swans returned pic.twitter.com/crWf4kdZ1M
— Aurel Boriçi (@AurelBoriciBT) March 18, 2020
Unexpected side-effect of Coronavirus…
With Italy in lockdown, the canal water in Venice has become much clearer due to lack of boat traffic. Swans, fish…even dolphins showing up. pic.twitter.com/mnbld6z1Iz
— Andrew Bloch (@AndrewBloch) March 18, 2020
Although it’s an online dispute if the dolphins were seen in Venice or not – swans and fish are present. Less pollution brought back nature to the laguna.