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Acid Rain
Acid rain is a widespread term used to describe all forms of acid precipitation (rain, snow, hail, fog, etc.). Atmospheric pollutants, particularly oxides of sulphur and nitrogen, can cause precipitation to become more acidic when converted to... More »

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Jun 1, 2017 ... Visibility; Human Health ... The ecological effects of acid rain are most clearly seen in aquatic environments, such as streams, ... Lakes that do not normally have a high level of acidity may temporarily experience effects of acid ...

www3.epa.gov/acidrain/education/site_students/whyharmful.html

Tree affected by acid rain Acid Rain Can Cause Health Problems in People Air pollution like sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides can cause respiratory diseases, ...

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Advertising. Acid Rain and its Effects on Human Health http://environment.about. com/library/weekly/blacidr4.htm (1 of 2) [6/4/2002 5:50:14 PM] ...

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Apr 25, 2017 ... This type of precipitation can directly kill some organisms, like trees and fish, devastating ecosystems. While acid rain does not affect humans ...

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Acid rain looks, feels, and tastes just like clean rain. The harm to people from acid rain is not direct. Walking in acid rain, or even swimming in an acid lake, is no ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/global-warming/acid-rain

Rotting vegetation and erupting volcanoes release some chemicals that can cause acid rain, but most acid rain falls because of human activities. The biggest  ...

www.e-education.psu.edu/egee102/node/1983

Effects of Acid Rain on Materials. Acid rain and the dry deposition of acidic particles contribute to the corrosion of metals (such as bronze) and the deterioration ...

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Mar 24, 2010 ... Another way that acid rain has an effect on humans is through the food chain. An example would be the burning of fossil fuels. As these fuels ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1568541

This report summarizes the potential impact of the acid precipitation phenomenon on human health. There are two major components to this phenomenon: the ...