How Does Pollution Affect Photosynthesis?
Pollution in whatever form has negative impacts on the environment and the plants that reside in it. Pollution has many sources, from direct discharge of waste oil into waterways to air pollution from automobile exhaust. Some effects are short term and...
Pollution in whatever form has negative impacts on the environment and the
plants that reside in it. Pollution has many sources, from direct discharge of waste
Water pollution can have dire consequences for plants, animals and even
ecosystems as ... encourage growth because they are instrumental in
Air pollution affects plants through various ways including acidification, ... by
clogging stomata and hinders plant's photosynthesis rates, hence stunting the ...
Jan 19, 2010 ... Air Pollution Affects Plants, Animals, and Environments ... Through the process of
photosynthesis, plants convert carbon dioxide into oxygen and use the carbon to
grow ... Why does the topic of ozone make the news so much?
J Environ Biol. 2009 Mar;30(2):295-8. Air pollution induced changes in the
photosynthetic pigments of selected plant species. Joshi PC(1), Swami A.
The exposure of these pollutants to the leaves cause a reduction in the
concentration of their photosynthetic pigments viz., chlorophyll and carotenoids,
Acid rain does not usually kill trees directly. ... The main atmospheric pollutants
that affect trees are nitrates and sulphates. ... A key target is photosynthesis,
although ozone may also affect stomatal function and so modify plant responses
An oil spill can impact photosynthesis by reducing water quality. Not only does
the presence of oil directly poison the water, but the spill can kill sea life, bird life
Pollution of the atmosphere with industrial gases has been found to result in as
much as ... Pollution of water affects the hydrophytes.