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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 »

www.epa.gov/acidrain/effects-acid-rain

Mar 2, 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

What Can You Do? ... The pollution that causes acid rain can also create tiny particles. ... The health effects that people have to worry about are not caused by the acid rain, but are caused when people breathe in these tiny particles or ozone.

www.rst2.edu/ties/acidrain/PDF/3effects/ef4.pdf

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

www2.gsu.edu/~mstnrhx/EnviroBio%20Projects/AcidRain/humans.html

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 ...

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 ...

www.nature.com/scitable/blog/green-science/toxic_rain_the_effect_of

Feb 28, 2011 ... Not only are plants affected by acid deposition, but humans are too. ... should do their part and help protect the air we breathe, so the Acid Rain ...