04.02 The Biosphere.pdf - Lake okeechobee research Jaelin lemley Location of the body of water The body of water is located in florida its lake

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Lake okeechobee research //Jaelin lemley
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Location of the body of water The body of water is located in florida its lake okeechobee
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&& description of the geography surrounding your body of water Lake okeechobee is part of the north and west borders of palm beach county°The entire lake averages ±² miles in diameter and covers more than !³´ square miles°..It is second largest freshwater lake in the U°S that is located entirely within one stateµs boundaries
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The effect of sunlight on the aquatic life inhabiting your body of water The effect of sunlight on the aquatic life allows photosynthesis to create glucose¶ which then starts to create a food chain and have a cycle of animals¶fish and plants¶the effect on sunlight also allows the plants to grow and feed off of it°&&nd it can support all life
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The depths and salinity of your body of water and how this shapes the types of aquatic life present The depth of lake okeechobee is ·¸ ft deep okeechobeeµs
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Unformatted text preview: salinity is low to none because it is fresh water° Which simple means all the aquatic life there must be able to survive in freshwater° The effects of seasonal changes to water temperatures and aquatic life in your body of water ..In summer topwater is usually warmer¶ where in the winter the water temperatures is usually a bit cooler° ..In the other seasons thereµs a bit of stratification¶ but not much° Predictions or current research on the effects of climate change to your body of water ..I believe the the effect of global warming on lake okeechobee wonµt be very good° The hotter temperatures might cause lake okeechobee to dry up¶ currently evaporation occurs but the tributaries and predictions balanced it out° ..If earth temperatures continues to increase perhaps one day the tributaries will dry up as well as lake okeechobee°...
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