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Question:
What are the effcts off water polltuion on plant growth? Are there any good websites where I can find current or on going research being done by other scientist?



Replies:
Dear Virdina,

Possibly helpful:
http://www.ec.gc.ca/water/en/manage/poll/e_poll.htm
http://www.epa.vic.gov.au/wq/info/wq987.htm

Sincerely,

Anthony R. Brach


This is a very complicated question, there are so many different types of water pollution and different species of plants react very differently. Good places to start are the U.S. environmental protection agency, the office of water is at:
http://www.epa.gov/ow/
and there is a link to a kid's page from there:
http://www.epa.gov/OST/KidsStuff/
You might also try state EPA's, Illinois is at:
http://www.epa.state.il.us/

J. Elliott



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