The Water Cycle

1. Evaporation
Liquid changing states to gas
2. Condensation

Water changing from gas to liquid

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occurs when water vapor touches a cool surface

3. Precipitation
The outcomne: snow, hail, rain, sleet
4. Surface Runoff

Water flowing on the surface of the land. 

Likely to happen when water falls on a steep slope. 

Likely to occur in urban areas when the ground saturated 

5. Infiltration

Is likely to occur in agricultural areas 

dense vegetation slows the water allowing to to soak into the soil 

Most likely to occur when the ground is dry 

6. Transpiration

Water evaporating through the leaves of plants 

In the winter less traspiration occurs in the summer it occurs more

Stomata is on the underside of leaves, this is where transpiration occurs