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Earth Day in the future: What will it be like?

Earth Day, 2014. What will Earth Day be like in 2024, 2054 -- and beyond? The answer may lie in ecological scenarios: If this happens, what then? Acid rain in the Northeast, urban growth in Phoenix, climate change in the Arctic. El Nino and West Coast fisheries, land-use change in New England, nutrients in watersheds in the Midwest. Scientists are peering into the future to discern long-term outcomes of these and other environmental changes.

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