What property of nitrate causes it to be a source of environmental pollution?

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Cyanobacteria and algae lock nitrate into the soil.

  

Nitrate dissolves readily in water.

  

Some species of bacteria absorb nitrate and reduce it to nitrogen gas.

  

Soil-dwelling bacteria and archaea use nitrate as an electron donor.

 

asked Dec 28, 2012 in Biology by anonymous
    

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Nitrate dissolves readily in water.

 

answered Dec 28, 2012 by anonymous



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