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"awareness" of the world's electorate and inspire governments to commit extra consciousness and assets to handle this factor. The sequence editors thank the overseas panel of participants for bringing this well timed sequence into crowning glory. We additionally desire to recognize the very insightful enter of the next colleagues: Prof. A. L. web page of the collage of California, Prof. T . C. Hutchinson of the collage of Toronto , and Dr. Steve Lindberg of the Oak Ridge nationwide Laboratory. We additionally desire to thank the excellent attempt and cooperation of the quantity editors in dealing with their respective volumes. The optimistic criticisms of bankruptcy evaluate­ ers additionally deserve a lot appreciation. eventually, we want to show our appreciation to my secretary, Ms. Brenda Rosier, and my technician, Ms. Claire Carlson, for his or her very capable tips in numerous facets of this sequence. Aiken, South Carolina Domy C. Adriano Coordinating Editor Preface to Acidic Precipitation, quantity five (Advances in Environmental technology) Acidification learn has been ongoing for a number of many years. It used to be now not until eventually the Eighties, even though, that scientists started to realize the complicated­ ity of the criteria inflicting the decline in wooded area progress and deterioration of fish populations in acidified lakes. the final feeling, according to correla­ tive study, used to be that long-range transported pollution used to be the most reason. facts, although, used to be tricky to acquire due to advanced interac­ tions of varied rigidity elements together with average ones.

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1986. Diatom-inferred pH calibration of lakes near Wawa, Ontario. Can J Bot 64: 1129-1133. L. Ogram. 1986. Eddy correlation measurements of dry deposition fluxes using a tunable diode laser absorption spectrometer gas monitor. Water Air Soil Pollut 30: 187-194. , B. K.. Misra. 1985. A trajectory puff model of sulphur transport for eastern North America. Atmos Environ 19: 727-737. K.. Misra, and B. Ley. 1988. The relative roles of emissions changes and meteorological variability in variation of wet sulphur deposition: A trajectory model study.

Even though amphibian larvae are more acid-tolerant than embryos, they are more vulnerable to indirect effects of acidification due to potentially limited food resources. Because they are feeding very actively during the larval stage, food resources and competitive relationships are very important. 6 (Mierle, Clark, and France, 1986). 2. Waterfowl Because of their dependence on the aquatic environment for nest sites, brood protection, and food, the loss or degradation of this environment by acidification could have serious implications for the future of the waterfowl resource in eastern Canada.

Predicting acidification of North American lakes. Norwegian Institute for Water Research, Tech. Rep. 4/183: 165 p. , and J. Kurtz. 1986. Meteorological analyses of acidic precipitation in Ontario. Water Air Soil Pollut 30: 873-878. J. Puckett. 1986. Lichen sulphur and lead levels in relation to deposition patterns in eastern Canada. Water Air Soil Pollut 30: 161-169. Acidic Precipitation in Japan T. Katoh*, T. Konno**, I. Koyamat , H. Tsuruta:f: and H. Makino§ Abstract Serious interest in chemical pollution in precipitation began in Japan in 1930.

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