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New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services
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Sample Vocabulary Exercise

acid rain
non-point sources
point sources
pollution

walking book The introduction of harmful substances into the environment is better known as _____________.

There are two sources of pollution. __________ ____________ are those such as a pipe entering a stream from a wastewater treatment facility. _____________ _____________ are less easy to determine, but can include farms, septic systems and roads.

_________ ___________ occurs in some areas of the world, typically downwind of an industrial area, and can be detrimental to plants, water and animals.




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