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Biogeochemical fluxes in the Glacier Lakes catchments

Posted date: May 28, 2015
Publication Year: 
1993
Authors: Reuss, John O.; Vertucci, Frank A.; Musselman, Robert (Bob) C.; Sommerfeld, Richard A.
Publication Series: 
Research Paper (RP)
Source: Res. Pap. RM-RP-314. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 27 p.

Abstract

These lakes are moderately sensitive to acid deposition; acidification would require precipitation at least as acidic as that presently found in the more heavily impacted areas of eastern North America. Because most snowpack contaminants are released early in the melting process, seasonal acidification pulses would probably occur at much lower levels of acidic inputs.

Citation

Reuss, John O.; Vertucci, Frank A.; Musselman, Robert C.; Sommerfeld, Richard A. 1993. Biogeochemical fluxes in the Glacier Lakes catchments. Res. Pap. RM-RP-314. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 27 p.