water pictionary

Density
the degree of compactness of a substance.
Surface Currents
The water at the ocean surface is moved primarily by winds that blow in certain patterns because of the Earth’s spin and the Coriolis Effect.
Upwelling
a rising of seawater, magma, or other liquid.
Corolis Effect
an effect whereby a mass moving in a rotating system experiences a force.
Deep Ocean Current
are driven by density and temperature gradients.
Water Cycle
describes the continuous movement of water on, above and below the surface of the Earth.
Ground Water
the water present beneath Earth’s surface in soil pore spaces and in the fractures on rock formations.
Surface Water
water on the surface of the planet such as in a stream, river, lake, wetland, or ocean.
Groundwater Cross Section
Wells
a shaft sunk into the ground to obtain water, oil, or gas.
Aquifer Depletion
a term often defined as long-term water-level declines caused by sustained groundwater pumping
Salt Water Intrusion
the movement of saline water into freshwater aquifers, which can lead to contamination of drinking water sources
Dams
A dam is a barrier that impounds water or underground streams.
Dam Removal
the process of removing out-dated, dangerous, or ecologically damaging dams from river systems.
Agriculture Effects on Freshwater
Recreational Effects on Freshwater
Non-Point Source Pollution
Primary Waste Water Treatment
Secondary Waste Water Treatment
Secondary Waste Water Treatment
Tertiary Waste Water Treatment
Sludge
thick, soft, wet mud or a similar viscous mixture of liquid and solid components, especially the product of an industrial or refining process.