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Title: Role of acid episodes in offsetting the recovery of streams from acidification
Author: Kowalik, Renata A.
Awarding Body: Cardiff University
Current Institution: Cardiff University
Date of Award: 2005
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6. These data illustrate that acid episodes still affect stream organisms in spite of continued recovery in air and water quality and this may be a sufficient explanation for slow biological recovery in many locations. Episodic effects may impose important controls on organisms as recovering sites reach the base-flow pH range 5.5-7. The strongest recommendation is for better understanding and monitoring of the hydrochemistry and biological effects of acid episodes as acid deposition abates.
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.583663  DOI: Not available
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