Obtain and communicate information to explain how the convection of ocean water due to temperature and density influence the circulation of oceans.
- Earth’s Hydrosphere
The student will demonstrate an understanding of Earth’s freshwater and ocean systems.
Water is an essential resource on Earth. Organisms (including humans) on Earth depend on water for life. Its unique physical and chemical properties are important to the dynamics of Earth systems. Multiple factors affect the quality, availability, and distribution of Earth’s water.