Plants & Animals Endangered by Acid Rain?

Answer Acid rain is the result of a chemical reaction that happens between atmospheric water vapor, sulfur and carbon dioxide and nitrogen oxides. These chemicals are released when volcanoes erupt, but si... Read More »

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How Can Acid Rain Harm Plants & Animals?

Fossil fuel emissions harm plants and animals when they mix with precipitation and fall to earth as sulfuric and nitric acid. This contamination of soil, bodies of water and foliage, causes both di... Read More »

Endangered Plants & Animals in the Desert?

Plants and animals that live in the desert are notoriously tough. They have found a way to thrive in an environment prone to extreme temperatures and dryness, earning them a great deal of respect i... Read More »

Endangered Plants & Animals in Texas?

Texas features a robust local population of wildlife, but like all areas facing human encroachment many of the plants and animals have become endangered. Conservation efforts, however, have made at... Read More »

Endangered Plants & Animals in Costa Rica?

Life has flourished in the Costa Rican rainforests and marine environments (one in 20 of all plant and animals species may be found in Costa Rica), but there are also over 100 species there on the ... Read More »