Acid rain is a rain or any other form of precipitation that is unusually acidic,
meaning that it possesses elevated levels of hydrogen ions (low pH). It can have
harmful effects on plants, aquatic a...
Human activities are the main cause of acid rain. Over the past few decades,
humans have released so many different chemicals into the air that they have ...
Mar 31, 2016 ... Jump to main content ... Acid rain results when sulfur dioxide (SO2) and nitrogen
oxides (NOX) are emitted into the atmosphere ... While a small portion of the SO2
and NOX that cause acid rain is from natural sources such as ...
Scientists have discovered that air pollution from burning of fossil fuels is the
major cause of acid rain. The main chemicals in air pollution that create acid rain
Jun 21, 2010 ... Acid rain is now caused by nitric rather than sulfuric acid--and it comes from more
sources than the earlier acidic precipitation did.
Explanation of the causes, the consequences, and the solutions of acid rain. ...
rate and is sometimes the main contributor to the oxidation of sulfuric acid. This ...
Learn about the causes and effects of Acid Rain at National Geographic, and
what you can do to help.
Rain is naturally acidic, but acid gases make it even more acidic, sometimes as
acid as lemon! ... WHAT ARE THE MAIN GASES THAT CAUSE ACID RAIN?
“Acid rain” became a household term in the 1980s when unchecked emissions
from industry and motor vehicles were blamed for causing environmental ...
This lesson will focus on the environmental problem known as acid rain. It will
also explore the causes and effects of acid rain, how it is...