Land, Water and Human Interactions
Terms in this set (20)
the shape of the land
the condition of the water based on its characteristics
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil and rock layers
The effect that humans have on living organisms and their environment (living / non-living).
exchanging one desirable outcome (benefit) for another desirable outcome (benefit)
Small aquatic organisms with no backbone that you can see with the naked eye. (stoneflies, caddisflies, water strider, worms, insects).
A visible sign that shows the condition of the system being studied
When particles of one substance mix evenly with the particles of another substance
A location within a body of water that does not have enough dissolved oxygen to sustain life.
Any physical, chemical or biological, substance in water
Information used to support or deny a claim
The excess water (rain, snow) that flows across the surface of the ground
To lessen the impact of something (make it milder)
Chemicals an organism uses for energy or growth
A representation of a system, an object or event that helps you understand how it works
A relationship in which one factor can be said to be the cause of another.
The change in state from a solid to a liquid
The change of state from a gas to a liquid
The change of state from a liquid to a solid
The change of state from a liquid to a gas