The biological effects of ozone depletion.

  • A R Young
  • Published 1997 in British journal of clinical practice. Supplement
Thinning of the ozone layer is predicted to result in increased levels of ultraviolet (UV) B radiation at the earth's surface. This effect has been confirmed by measurements made in relatively unpolluted areas such as Antarctica, the southern part of South America and at mid-to-high latitudes in the northern hemisphere. It has been harder to show in… CONTINUE READING