Explain the functions of habitat, nutrient production, migration stopover and groundwater recharge as it relates to wetlands.
Watersheds and Wetlands
Analyze the complex and diverse ecosystems of wetlands.
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Describe wetlands in terms of their effects (e.g., habitat, flood, buffer zones, prevention areas, nurseries, food production areas).
Explain how a wetland influences water quality, wildlife and water retention.
Explain the multiple functions of different water systems in relation to landforms (e.g., buffer zones, nurseries, food production areas, habitat, water quality control, biological indicators).
Identify Pennsylvania’s major watersheds and their related river systems.
Analyze a stream’s physical characteristics.