Re: [asa] Hummer vs Prius comparison

From: gordon brown <gbrown@Colorado.EDU>
Date: Sun Mar 18 2007 - 20:39:07 EDT

On Sun, 18 Mar 2007, PvM wrote:

> Yes, Inco did a lot of probably
> irreparable damage to the area around Sudbury, Ontario over the many
> decades, and I will not defend them. The 1,247 foot tall Inco superstack
> definitely spread acid rain far and wide over eastern Canada for nearly two
> decades. However a major pollution control program was put in place in the
> late 1980s and since 1994, the stack has emitted almost nothing but water
> vapor. Most of the Ontario lakes that were damaged by acid rain in the 1970s
> and 1980s have since recovered and are now doing well. </quote>

Can anyone tell me what the vegetation in the vicinity of Sudbury looks
like now? I drove through that area in 1979, and I felt as if I had
suddently been transferred to another planet.

Gordon Brown
Department of Mathematics
University of Colorado
Boulder, CO 80309-0395

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