Unformatted text preview: causing hydrous materials to form. Some water, known as surface runoff, will flow back into the sea. Humans as well as the biosphere capture only a small amount of this water. The hydrologic cycle is very important to the Earth’s wellbeing and existence. Without this cycle nothing could even live. Trees, animals, and humans would all eventually die. The rivers, lakes, and eventually oceans would dry up. Many jobs would be in jeopardy as well. Hydro-powered electricity and crops could not get water needed if it did not rain. This would create and mass hysteria including no electricity and starvation....
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- Spring '11