Exceedances of acidity and nutrient nitrogen critical loads
Bull, K.R.; Dyke, H.; Hall, J.R.. 1995 Exceedances of acidity and nutrient nitrogen critical loads. In: Hornung, M.; Sutton, M.A.; Wilson, R.B., (eds.) Mapping and modelling of critical loads for nitrogen - a workshop report. Edinburgh, NERC Institute of Terrestrial Ecology, 158-159.Before downloading, please read NORA policies.
A CLF for an ecosystem simply defines protection and exceedance for all ratios of sulphur and nitrogen deposition in relation to acidity and nutrient nitrogen critical loads. However, when the load is exceeded it is possible to relate exceedance to excess sulphur, nitrogen, or both, by examination of the relative deposition loads of sulphur and nitrogen. In this exercise we have defined a number of regions, described by the CLF parameters, which help indicate reduction strategies for sulphur and nitrogen deposition.
|Item Type:||Publication - Book Section|
|Programmes:||CEH Programmes pre-2009 publications > Other|
|CEH Sections:||_ Pre-2000 sections|
|Additional Information. Not used in RCUK Gateway to Research.:||Scanned legacy/working document|
|Additional Keywords:||Nitrogen, Deposition, Sulphur, Critical Loads|
|NORA Subject Terms:||Atmospheric Sciences
|Date made live:||29 May 2009 07:53|
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