Acid Rain: Are the Problems Solved?
May 2001 Conference Proceedings

All documents are pdf files. The Table of Contents located in the Introduction file are linked to the appropriate files for ease of navigation. In each of the other files the heading on the first page is a link back to the Table of Contents.

(A soft-bound copy proceedings is also available from the American Fisheries Society)

Introduction (264 kb)

Table of Contents
About the Center
CEI and Acid Rain
Conference Steering Committee
Conference Co-Sponsors
Conference Program May 2
Conference Program May 3
Introductory Message

SESSION I: Addressing the Acid Rain Problem
Twenty Years in Retrospect

Chair - Christopher Bernabo (26 kb)
Federal Legislative and Regulatory Record - Brian McLean (243 kb)
State/Local Legislative and Regulatory Role - Richard Valentinetti (327 kb)
Compliance Experience of Regulated Entities - John McManus (69 kb)

SESSION II: Research and Analysis - What the Reports Say

Chair - Bernard Melewski (24 kb)
Acid Rain Revisited - Charles T. Driscoll (97 kb)
National Acid Precipitation Assessment Program Analysis - Michael Uhart (38 kb)
Beyond Title IV: Perspectives on Additional Reductions - Rona Birnbaum (336 kb)

May 2 Luncheon Speaker

SESSION III: Acid Rain Impacts - State of the Science

Chair - Mary Barber (20 kb)
Sources and Receptors: Monitoring the Data - Van Bowersox (563 kb)
Blood, Poison and Death: Effects of Acid Deposition on Fish - Arthur J. Bulger Jr. (373 kb)
Coastal Ecosystems - Robert Howarth (434 kb)
Forest and Terrestrial Systems - Greg Lawrence (171 kb)
Human Health: Effects of Ambient Air Particulate Matter - Morton Lippmann (478 kb)
Materials and Cultural Resources - Mary F. Striegel (128 kb)

Special Program

Acid Rain: Are the Data and Information Problems Solved? - Frederick W. Stoss (141 kb)

SESSION IV: Acid Rain Linkages -
Ozone, Hazardous Air Pollutants, Particulate Matter,
Eutrophication, and Climate Change

Chair - Tamara Blett (22 kb)
Linkages Among Sources and Impacts - Paulette Middleton (578 kb)
Overview of the Impacts - James Galloway (This was removed at the request talk was removed at the request of the author)

SESSION V: North American Regional Impacts Panel

Chair - Ellis Cowling (16 kb)
Northeast - Richard Poirot (465 kb)
Mid-West - Douglas Knauer (324 kb)
Atmospheric Deposition and Its Effects in the Intermountain West - Donald H. Campbell (154 kb)
Southwest - Brent Takemoto (79 kb)
Canada - Guy Fenech (172 kb)
Southeast Regional Impacts - Ellis Cowling (32 kb)

May 3 Luncheon Speaker

Congressman John E. Sweeney (24 kb)

SESSION VI: Economics of Acid Rain

Chair - John D. Kinsman (47 kb)
Compliance Costs and Markets - Jeremy Platt (425 kb)
Economic Benefits of Controls - Dallas Burtraw (463 kb)

Guest Speaker

House of Representatives Science Committee: Hearing on Acid Rain -
The State of the Science and Research Needs for the Future

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