Acid deposition

What is it/what is the process?

It is caused by nitrogen oxides/sulfur oxides are released into the atmosphere and combine with atmospheric O2+H2O

  • It lowers pH of lake water
  • Decrease species diversity of aquatic organisms
  • Mobilization of founds that are found in soils and releasing them into surface waters
  • Damaging statues, monuments, and buildings.
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