Explain the dynamics of a wetland ecosystem.
Watersheds and Wetlands
Analyze the complex and diverse ecosystems of wetlands.
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Explain how a wetland influences water quality, wildlife and water retention.
Describe wetlands in terms of their effects (e.g., habitat, flood, buffer zones, prevention areas, nurseries, food production areas).
Explain relationships among physical characteristics, vegetation, topography, and flow as it relates to water systems.
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).
Describe changes by tracing a specific river’s origin back to its headwaters including its major tributaries.