Acid Reign '95? by Peringe GrennfeltAcid Reign '95? by Peringe Grennfelt

Acid Reign '95?

EditorPeringe Grennfelt, Henning Rodhe, Eva Thörnelöf

Paperback | November 9, 2012

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The acidification problem is still an area of great concern. Many areas in the world are subject to large, in some cases increased, deposition ofacidifying substances. Scientific research has played a crucial role in the discovery and exploration of the problems as well as a basis for the development ofcontrol strategies for the more than 25 years that have passed since Svante Oden first presented his results. Even today scientific research is important as a tool for policy, most clearly observed in the effect-oriented second sulphur protocol under the Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution signed in Oslo 1994. Without a close international scientific cooperation this protocol would have never been able to develop. The 5th Conference on Acidic Deposition Acid Reign '95? should be seen in the context ofthe ongoing process to strengthen the scientific background for policy. It was therefore a great pleasure for Sweden to host the conference. It became a success in many respects. First the number ofscientists and presentations made this conference the most comprehensive ever on acidic deposition. From the organizers, we were extremely pleased to see the number of participants and contributions from countries outside Western Europe and North America. These participants turned the focus to areas showing signs ofan increased acidification problem and areas still under heavy pressure from acidic deposition. An excursion to the Czech republic prior to the conference underpinned this interest.
Title:Acid Reign '95?Format:PaperbackPublished:November 9, 2012Publisher:Springer NetherlandsLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Volume 1: Plenary Talks. Acid Deposition: Perspectives in Time and Space; J.N. Galloway. Global Scale transport of Acidifying Pollutants; H. Rodhe, et al. Response of Zooplankton, Benthos, and Fish to Acidification: An Overview; M. Havas, B.O. Rosseland. Soil Changes Induced by Air Pollutant Deposition and Their Implication for Forests in Central Europe; E. Matzner, D. Murach. Experimental Studies and Modelling of Enhanced Acidification and Recovery; L. Rasmussen, et al. Interaction of Acid Rain and Global Changes: Effects on Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecosystems; R.F. Wright, D.W. Schindler. Global Forest Systems: An Uncertain Response to Atmospheric Pollutants and Global Climate Change? R.K. Dixon, J. Wisniewski. Photochemical Oxidant Effects on Vegetation - Response in Relation to Plant Strategy; G. Selldén, H. Pleijel. Atmospheric Deposition in Maritime Environments and its Impact on Terrestrial Ecosystems; E.P. Farrell. Freshwater Liming; L. Henrikson, et al. Application of Lime and Wood Ash to Decrease Acidification of Forest Soils; K.J. Meiwes. Direct and Indirect Air Pollution Effects on Materials Including Cultural Monuments; V. Kucera, S. Fitz. Estimate of Health Impacts of Acidifying Air Pollutants and Tropospheric Ozone in Europe; B. Lübkert-Alcama, M. Krzyzanowski. Health Effects of Acid Aerosols; R.E. Wyzga, L.J. Folinsbee. Establishing Critical Levels for the Effects of Air Pollution on Vegetation; G.E. Sanders, et al. Critical Loads - Possibilities and Constraints; K.R. Bull. Control Techniques and Strategies for Regional Air Pollution Control from Energy and Industrial Sectors; T. Zundel, et al. Control Techniques and Strategies for Regional Air Pollution from the Transport Sector - The European Case; K. Kâgeson. Techniques andStrategies for the Reduction of Ammonia Emission from Agriculture; S.G. Sommer, N. Hutchings. Integrated Assessment Models as a Basis for Air Pollution Negotiations; L. Hordijk. Acid Deposition in California: Findings from a Program of Monitoring and Effects Research; B.K. Takemoto, et al. Establishing an Acid Deposition Monitoring Network in East Asia; M. Yagishita. Acidification Research: Lessons from History and Visions of Environmental Futures; E.B. Cowling, J. Nilsson. Concluding Remarks: Acid Reign ''95? A. Lindh. Contents 2-4. Indexes. Volume 2: Preface. Foreword. Lake Acidification and its Effects. Natural Versus Anthropogenic Acidification. Long Term Trends in Acidification. Acidification and Heavy Metals. Nutrient Deposition and Effects in Lakes and Sea Water. Volume 3: Preface. Foreword. Soil Acidification Including Nutrient Imbalances. Forest Damages and Their Causes. Acidification and Climate Change. Ecosystem Experiments &endash; Case Studies. Ground Water Acidification and Countermeasures. Volume 4: Preface. Foreword. Emissions and Their Control. Deposition Processes. Acidification Outside Europe and North America. Critical Loads. Strategies for Regional Air Pollution Control Including Economic Aspects. Air Pollution Effects on Materials. Epilogue &endash; Conference Songs.