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Acid rain : the choice is ours

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Summary:A history and explanation of the history of acid rain and the dangers posed by industrial carbon and sulfur emanations that interact with airborne moisture to produce acid rain. The program provides chemical definitions, illustrates geological and meteorological interactions, and traces the sources of acid precipitation. It also demonstrates ecological concepts, and suggests possible solutions.
Provider:Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness
Media Associates
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Acid rain -- Environmental aspects
Acid precipitation (Meteorology)
Air -- Pollution
Genre:Environmental films
Educational films
Documentary films
Credits:Produced for the Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness by Media Associates, Inc.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Agriculture, Environment, Conservation, the Natural World
Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Conservation, Environment
Science, Technology
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