Pollution /  Acid Rain Internet Research Sites
Mrs. Roppoli & Ms. Hall


DATABASES - use Research Database page

bigchalk Library 
Click on Topics, Click on Science, Click on Earth Science, Click on Environmental Studies, Click on Pollution
A nice list on all types of pollution appear

Discovering Collection
Click on Science & Health Search, when the box appears, Type in Pollution - many search hits

SIRS Researcher
Click on SIRS Researcher, Click on Environment, Scroll down to Pollution, Click on Subject Index, 
Find your topic

POLLUTION

http://www.takingitglobal.org/themes/environment/
    Learn about sustainable development  and other Environmental issues!

http://www.pollution.com/
    World Pollution provides latest World Environment News from WN Network Environment

http://www.scorecard.org/
    Find environmental information about your community: learn how bad the pollution is, where the toxic 
    chemicals come from, what the health risks are....

http://www.nonoise.org/
    The Noise Pollution Clearinghouse, reducing noise pollution and increasing natural quiet.

http://www.epa.gov/
    The Environmental Protection Agency

http://www.pollutionprobe.org/

 

ACID RAIN 

www.epa.gov/airmarkets/acidrain/
     U.S. Environmental Protection Agency site.  Defines acid rain and discusses its causes and effects.

 http://bqs.usgs.gov/precip/arfs.htm
    
USGS is the lead federal agency for the monitoring of wet atmospheric deposition (chemical constituents deposited
     from the atmosphere via rain, sleet, and snow) in the United States.

www.iclei.org/efacts/acidrain.htm
    
Defines acid rain, its chemistry, its impact, its prevention.

www.brixworth.demon.co.uk/acidrain2000/facts.htm
    
Weather station website of a school in the United Kingdom.  Discusses the causes, forms, effects, and politics of acid
      rain.

 www.ec.gc.ca/acidrain/kids.html
    
Environment Canada’s web site.  Defines and discusses all aspects of acid rain.

www.aqd.nps.gov/ard/lessons.html
    
National Park Service page on acid rain.

www.ns.ec.gc.ca/msc/as/as_acid.html
     This
atmospheric science web site from Environment Canada provides an faq on acid rain, and links to scientific reports dealing with acid rain in Canada.

http://members.tripod.com/~Geology100/ 

http://www.geocities.com/narilily/intel.html 

http://www.chesbay.org/acidRain/ 

http://www.merritton.ca/effects.htm

http://www.ns.ec.gc.ca/msc/as/as_acid.html 

http://www.fs.fed.us/r6/centraloregon/kids/kidssiteextras/ecosystems/eco-images/acidrain.J