WK6Appendix E - Associate Level Material Appendix E Water...

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Associate Level Material Appendix E Water Resource Challenges Review Ch. 10 and 11 of your text, then complete the following: Provide at least three freshwater and three ocean water resource challenges by filling in the following table. Then, respond to the question that follows: Freshwater Resource Challenge Description Damming Disruption of natural water flow, yet clean water on hand Arsenic Contamination Produced by waste water and fertilizer Privatization Limited water access to many people, also hijacking of water rights Ocean Water Resource Challenge Description Plastic pollution Garbage being thrown in water Dead zones Fertilizer gets in the ocean water causing algal blooms to produce low dissolved oxygen areas that kill various aquatic organisms Mercury contamination Reaches lethal levels by working its way up the food chain, contaminating the ocean as well as the animals in it In 200 to 300 words, respond to the following: Choose one fresh or ocean water resource challenge and describe in detail why the issue has become a problem and how human activities
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