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Ecological Applications, 11(3), 2001, pp. 747763 2001 by the Ecological Society of America
 

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Ecological Applications, 11(3), 2001, pp. 747763
2001 by the Ecological Society of America
THE INFLUENCE OF DROUGHT-INDUCED ACIDIFICATION ON THE
RECOVERY OF PLANKTON IN SWAN LAKE (CANADA)
SHELLEY E. ARNOTT,1,4
NORMAN YAN,2
W. (BILL) KELLER,3
AND KEN NICHOLLS2
1
York University, Department of Biology, Dorset Environmental Science Centre, Box 39,
Dorset, Ontario, Canada P0A 1E0
2Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Box 39, Dorset, Ontario, Canada P0A 1E0
3Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Co-operative Freshwater Ecology Unit, Laurentian University,
Sudbury, Ontario, Canada P3E 2C6
Abstract. In response to North American and Western European reductions in atmo-
spheric emissions of SO2, research efforts are now being focused on the recovery of aquatic
ecosystems from acidification. Improvements in water quality have been hampered by
drought-induced acidification events, but the biological consequences of such events have
not been described. We present evidence of biotic recovery in Swan Lake near Sudbury,

  

Source: Arnott, Shelley - Department of Biology, Queen's University (Kingston)

 

Collections: Environmental Sciences and Ecology; Biology and Medicine