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The acidification of rain has become more severe in recent years and its effects on the ecosystem are causing problems the main causes of acid rain are sox. Page 4 / acid rain revisited summary acid rain is still a problem and has had a greater environmental impact than previously projected many people believe. Monitoring results of acid precipitation and ambient air sulfur dioxide analyze impacts imposed by acid rain and to obtain the corrosion. 2004 acid deposition assessment for alberta - a report of the acid deposition assessment group summary acid deposition occurs when acid-forming.
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