TITLE

The continuing saga of acid rain

AUTHOR(S)
Simonin, Howard
PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Apr98, Vol. 52 Issue 5, Wild in New York p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the status of acid lakes and the New York State government agencies' efforts to address acid rains. By-product of industrialized society; Regions that are sensitive to acidic deposition; Impacts of the acidic deposition on the Adirondack resource; Provisions of the federal Clean Air Act Amendments; Research projects and surveys to document the problem; Future efforts to control urban smog.
ACCESSION #
560655

 

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