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Environmental sulphur isotope studies in Alberta

H. R. Krouse

Environmental sulphur isotope studies in Alberta

a review

by H. R. Krouse

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Published by Acid Deposition Research Program in Calgary .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Acid rain -- Alberta,
  • Sulfur -- Isotopes -- Environmental aspects -- Alberta,
  • Air -- Pollution -- Research -- Alberta.,
  • Acid deposition -- Alberta.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAcid Deposition Research Program, biophysical research.
    StatementH.R. Krouse.
    SeriesADRP-B -- 03-87, ADRP-B (Series) -- v. 3
    ContributionsKananaskis Centre for Environmental Research., Alberta Government/Industry Acid Deposition Research Program.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD196.A25 K76 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 89 p. :
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20398882M
    ISBN 100921625057, 0921625022

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Environmental sulphur isotope studies in Alberta: a review / Related Titles. Series: ADRP-B (Series) v. Series: Sessional paper (Alberta. Legislative Assembly) ; /87 By. Krouse, H. Alberta Government/Industry Acid Deposition Research Program. Get this from a library. Environmental sulphur isotope studies in Alberta: a review.

[H R Krouse; Kananaskis Centre for Environmental Research.; Acid Deposition Research Program (Alta.)]. Isotope studies applied to awide spectrum of hy - drological problems related to both surface and groundwater resources as well as environmental studies in hydro-ecological systems are presently an established scientific discipline, often referred to as ‘Isotope Hydrology’.

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that sulphur isotope ratio measurements are now finding increased application in environmental studies. THEORY AND MEASUREMENT OF ISOTOPE EFFECTS Sulphur has four stable isotopes (32S, 33S, 34S, 3oS) whose percentage abundances are approximately,and respectively (MacNamara and Thode, ).

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Krouse HR and Case JW () Sulphur isotope abundances in the environment and their relation to long term sour gas flaring near Valleyview, Alberta. RMD Report 83/18 to Research Management and Pollution Control Divisions of Alberta Environment, pp.

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Xie, J., Norman, A.L., Henley, S. and Wieser, M. () Sulphur and boron isotope variations to track air pollutant deposition in the Castle River of Southern Alberta, Canada.

In: Environmental Forensics: Proceedings of the International Network of Environmental Forensics Conference. most environmental isotope geo-chemists will want to at least have access to it. Fred M. Phillips New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology 1 Baskaran M (ed) () Handbook of Environmental Isotope Geochemistry.

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Isotopes in Environmental and Health Studies1–12, iFirst Application of sulphur isotopes for stratigraphic correlation Adina Paytan a*, Ellen T. Gray, Zhongwu Maa, Andrea Erhardt and Kristina Faulb aInstitute of Marine Sciences, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA, USA; bMills College, Oakland, CA, USA.

Sulfur (S) has 25 known isotopes with mass numbers ranging from 26 to 49, four of which are stable: 32S (%), 33S (%), 34S (%), and 36S (%). The preponderance of sulfur is explained by its production from carbon plus successive fusion capture of five helium nuclei, in the so-called alpha process of exploding type II supernovae (see silicon burning).

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The palaeoenvironment of East Kirkton, West Lothian, Scotland: stable isotope evidence from silicates and sulphides - Volume 84 Issue - R. McGill, A. J Cited by: 9. UNESCO – EOLSS SAMPLE CHAPTERS GROUNDWATER – Vol. II – Environmental Isotopes in Groundwater Studies - Pradeep K.

Aggarwal, Klaus Froehlich, Kshitij M. Kulkarni ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) Isotopic standards used for the other elements are a fossil shell, VPDB for 13C/12C, atmospheric nitrogen for 15N/14N, and a naturally occurring sulfide mineral, CDT.

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Environmental isotopes, naturally occurring nuclides in water and solutes, have become fundamental tools for tracing the recharge, history, and contamination of 4/5(1). Environmental assessment registry documents pertaining to the proposed Alberta Sulphur Terminals Ltd.

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Environmental Isotopes in Hydrogeology [Clark, Ian D., Fritz, Peter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Environmental Isotopes in Hydrogeology out of 5 stars The very good book in the field of isotope hydrogeology. Reviewed in the United States on Aug Cited by: Sulfur (in British English, sulphur) is a chemical element with the symbol S and atomic number It is abundant, multivalent, and normal conditions, sulfur atoms form cyclic octatomic molecules with a chemical formula S tal sulfur is a bright yellow, crystalline solid at room temperature.

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Stable Isotope Studies of Atmospheric Sulphur: Comparison of Alberta, Canada & Bermuda Ph.D. – The University of Calgary: Physics Isotope Analyses of Microgram Quantities of Sulphur: Applications to Soil Sulfur Mineralization Studies Invited Lectures Norman, A.L.

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Sulphur isotope evidence for an oxic Archaean atmosphere. NatureOno, S., Beukes, N. J., Rumble, D., and Fogel, M.

L., Early evolution of atmospheric oxygen from multiple-sulfur and carbon isotope records of the Ga Mozaan Group of the Pongola Supergroup, Southern Africa. South African Journal of Geology University Dr NW Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4 () Schmidt and his group to archaeology [42], and studies on mechanisms involved in the formation and decomposition of humic material [43–45] contributed to the biogeochemistry of soil organic matter transformations.

Furthermore, H.-L. Schmidt gave the first insight into sulphur isotope fractionation in the metabolism of higher plants and. SULFUR ISOTOPE STUDIES OF EVAPORITES AND SHALES FROM SITES, AND IN THE RED SEA W. Shanks and J. Bischoff, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.

Radioisotopes in Environment Studies Carbon Dating Carbon(C) Is a radioactive isotope of the element carbon and is produced in the upper atmosphere by radiation from the sun.

It has a half life of years It is incorporated in plants through photosynthesis and in ground.continuous sulphur isotope monitoring techniques would be ideal.

Isotope techniques work best if the S value of anthropogenic sulphur is quite different from that of environmental receptors.

Such is the case for emissions from sour gas processing in Alberta, Canada, where the isotopic.CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): Abstract Isotopes of many elements have been used in terrestrial, atmospheric, and aqueous environmental studies, providing powerful tracers and rate monitors.

Short-lived nuclides that can be used to measure time are continuously produced from nuclear reactions involving cosmic rays, both within the atmosphere and.