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Main Title Sensitivity of the United States Environment to Acid Precipitation.
Author Glass, Norman R. ; Powers, Charles F. ; Lee, Jeffrey J. ; Rambo, Danny L. ; O'Guinn, David W. ;
CORP Author National Heart, Lung, and Blood Inst., Bethesda, MD.
Year Published 1980
Report Number EPA-600/J-80-362;
Stock Number PB82-143330
Additional Subjects Air pollution ; Assessments ; Surveys ; Field tests ; Farm crops ; Forests ; Oregon ; Reprints ; Acid rain ; Corvallis(Oregon)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB82-143330 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 4p
Abstract There is evidence of the spread of acid precipitation from the northeast to all the states east of the Mississippi River. In view of this a short-term assessment program was initiated by the Environmental Protection Agency in April 1979 to survey the scope of the acid rain problem in the United States. This survey was based primarily on existing information and to a lesser degree, on a series exposure experiments conducted at the EPA experimental farm in Corvallis, Oregon. The field studies examined the effects of acidity on field crops and certain forest processes. These short term findings will be useful in formulating a long-term research effort.
Supplementary Notes Pub. in Proceedings of the International Conference on Ecological Impact of Acid Precipitation, SNSF Project, Norway 1980. Prepared in cooperation with Northrop Services, Inc., Corvallis, OR. Color illustrations reproduced in black and white.
NTIS Title Notes Journal article.
Title Annotations Reprint: The Sensitivity of the United States Environment to Acid Precipitation.
PUB Date Free Form 1980
Category Codes 6F; 68A; 57H
NTIS Prices PC A02/MF A01
Primary Description 600/02
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 323809517
Origin NTIS
Type CAT