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Watershed Notes

Watershed Notes

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Student notes for watershed presentation
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Published by: Bob Stein on Mar 17, 2013
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Environmental Science Notes
 
OVER 
Name
: ________________________________________________
Date:
 ___________
 Topic
:
Watersheds
Reflections/Thoughts: Notes:
1.
 
A
watershed
____________________________whose ____________________is drained into one ___________body of water.
The Importance of Watersheds:
2.
 
People are _________________________ by any changes inany part of the watershed.a.
 
The water that falls on and in any part of the watershedwill pick up many things:i.
 
 _____________________ii.
 
 _____________________iii.
 
 _____________________iv.
 
 _____________________b.
 
This means that the materials in the watershed willeventually end up in the ________________________________ that drains thatwatershed.3.
 
Often, this is the main sources of drinking and irrigation waterfor that watershed.4.
 
 ______________________________________________ thatare done by people in that particular watershed affecteveryone who lives in that watershed.
Watershed Boundaries
5.
 
The watershed ________________________ is created by the ___________________________ of land surrounding thewaterway.
 
 
6.
 
The watershed boundary is the __________________________ between two watersheds.7.
 
It is called the watershed ____________________.
Tributaries
8.
 
Tributary
: a stream that flows into a __________________________________________ (anotherstream, or lake, or river, etc.)
The Water Table
9.
 
The water table is the _______________________________________________a.
 
The _________________ of the water table changes withi.
 
 __________________ii.
 
 _________________iii.
 
 _________________iv.
 
 _________________
Aquifers
10.
 
An aquifer is an _________________________________of watera.
 
It is part of the ________________________but does notinclude the _________________________.b.
 
People use aquifers for the following:i.
 
 ____________________________ii.
 
 ____________________________iii.
 
 ____________________________
 
 
Reflections/Thoughts: Notes:
Watersheds & Pollution
11.
 
Pollution affects __________________________ of thewatershed12.
 
It can come in many ______________________________:a.
 
 __________________________________b.
 
 __________________________________c.
 
 __________________________________d.
 
 __________________________________e.
 
 __________________________________
Watersheds & Pollution:
13.
 
Point source pollutiona.
 
This comes from a __________________________________________b.
 
Examples of point source pollution:i.
 
Pipe that ___________________________ from afactoryii.
 
Smoke stack ____________________________ froma factory14.
 
Non-point source pollutiona.
 
This type of pollution comes from _________________________________ that may be ___________________________________.b.
 
Examplesi.
 
 _________from cars that _______________________ii.
 
Car exhaust
  ___________________________________________

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