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By J. C. Keith, P. J. Dillon (auth.), A. H. M. Bresser, W. Salomons (eds.)

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"awareness" of the world's voters and inspire governments to dedicate extra consciousness and assets to handle this factor. The sequence editors thank the foreign panel of participants for bringing this well timed sequence into final touch. We additionally desire to recognize the very insightful enter of the subsequent colleagues: Prof. A. L. web page of the college 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 wonderful attempt and cooperation of the amount editors in dealing with their respective volumes. The optimistic criticisms of bankruptcy assessment­ ers additionally deserve a lot appreciation. ultimately, we want to exhibit our appreciation to my secretary, Ms. Brenda Rosier, and my technician, Ms. Claire Carlson, for his or her very capable guidance in quite a few features of this sequence. Aiken, South Carolina Domy C. Adriano Coordinating Editor Preface to Acidic Precipitation, quantity five (Advances in Environmental technological know-how) Acidification examine has been ongoing for numerous many years. It was once now not until eventually the Eighties, even if, that scientists started to realize the complicated­ ity of the standards inflicting the decline in woodland progress and deterioration of fish populations in acidified lakes. the final feeling, according to correla­ tive learn, used to be that long-range transported pollution was once the most reason. facts, besides the fact that, used to be tricky to procure due to advanced interac­ tions of assorted rigidity components together with average ones.

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J. Fish. Aquat. Res. 44, Supplement 1, 1987). 0 over an eight-year period resulted in changes to many components of the food web (Table 1-3; Mills and Schindler, 1986). Diversity of most algae, zooplankton, benthos, and fish declined, while some species were lost and others appeared for the first time. 0, for example, decline in Mysis relicta (Nero and Schindler, 1983), and decline in fathead minnow populations. 6, consistent with the observations Table 1-3. pH thresholds of biotic changes for selected L.

As a result, during the summers of 1983, 1984, and 1985, surveys were conducted in order to determine the scope and severity of the maple decline problem in the province. 9% as "heavily affected" (Carrier, 1986). The decline symptoms varied but included earlier fall coloring of small leaves, branch dieback, bark loss from main branches, longer healing time for trunk tap holes, reduced radial increment growth, and tree death. In addition, virtually all maple plots showed increased incidence of decline between 1983 and 1985.

Estimates of existing and potential impact of acidification on the freshwater resources of eastern Canada. Water Air Soil Pollut 31: 1079-1090. e. J. K. 1981. Effect of simulated acid precipitation on composition of percolate from reconstructed proflles of two northern Ontario forest soils. Can For Serv Res Notes 1: 6-8. National Academy of Sciences. 1986. Committee on Monitoring and Assessment of Trends in Acid Deposition. 1986. Acid deposition long-term trends. National Academy Press, Washington, De.

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