Volcanic Emissions and Global Cooling
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This site provides information about the effects of carbon dioxide and sulfur dioxide volcanic emissions on global climate. Helpful diagrams depict the chemical processes involved in atmospheric cooling and historical examples are cited. The 1991 eruption of Mt. Pinatubo in used as a case study. The site also provides links to references cited and additional resources.
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DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-561
This resource is part of 'Geology and Human Health'
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Publisher: University of Florida