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Title

NITROGEN POLLUTION: Sources and Consequences in the U.S. Northeast

Abstract

In the past century, human activity has doubled the global rate at which reactive nitrogen is produced, greatly increasing nitrogen pollution in the environment. This article investigates this phenomenon in the northeastern United States, describing the region's largest sources of nitrogen pollution, the problems it causes, and the policy options that could reduce its production and diminish its effects.

Publication Date

3-30-2010

Journal Title

Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development

Publisher

Taylor & Francis

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

https://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00139150309604553

Document Type

Article

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