Streams and Rivers

Streams and Rivers - • Pollutants – Once thought to be carried away but evidence shows some settle to the bottom and results in toxic waters to

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1/31/11 Streams and Rivers Water moving continuously in one direction Head waters – cold and low in sediment Mouth waters – wide with lots of sediment Organisms adaptations to turbulent life Small flat bodies Live on undersides of rocks
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Unformatted text preview: • Pollutants – Once thought to be carried away but evidence shows some settle to the bottom and results in toxic waters to organisms • Damming Rivers 1/31/11 Columbia River Dams...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2011 for the course BIOL 303 taught by Professor Birchard during the Spring '08 term at George Mason.

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