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Wisconsin Lake Study Shows Persistence Of Acid Rain Effects

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August 23, 2000
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University Of Wisconsin-Madison
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Little Rock Lake, the site of a landmark study on the effects of acid rain, has been taken to chemical hell and back, and seemingly recovered from the trip. The University of Wisconsin-Madison study, spanning two decades, found that while the chemistry of the lake corrected itself naturally - and fairly quickly -- the biological changes took much longer to bounce back.

Little Rock Lake, the site of a landmark study on the effects of acid rain, has been taken to chemical hell and back, and seemingly recovered from the trip.


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University Of Wisconsin-Madison. (2000, August 23). Wisconsin Lake Study Shows Persistence Of Acid Rain Effects. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 24, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/08/000814021041.htm
University Of Wisconsin-Madison. "Wisconsin Lake Study Shows Persistence Of Acid Rain Effects." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/08/000814021041.htm (accessed April 24, 2014).

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