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Acid precipitation falling as snow.
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If you notice in Acid Snow
there's a very long list of people 1 dedicate the book to, and that was hardly the beginning of that list.
kills aquatic insects, amphibians and trout.
These chemicals react with moisture in the atmosphere to make sulfuric and nitric acid, which then falls back to the Earth as precipitation--acid rain, acid snow
, even acid fog.