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Title: Properties of Water
Alternate Title: The Nature of Water
Url: http://www.ec.gc.ca/eau-water/default.asp?lang=En&n=BCCCF74B-1
Publisher: Canada. Environment Canada.
Description: Environment Canada (mentioned in the January 21, 1998 Scout Report for Science & Engineering) provides the Properties of Water Webpage. Sections included at the page are the hydrologic cycle; rivers; lakes; snowfall; and measuring, storing, and controlling water, among others. The Quick Facts section contains interesting facts, like the following: raindrops resemble the shape of a hamburger bun, 70% of the human body is water, 75% of earth is covered in water, and most of our food is water (tomatoes 95%, spinach 91%, and beef 61%). This site provides detailed information about water and its properties.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Hydrology. Water -- Ground and surface waters -- Groundwater. Hydrogeology -- Study and teaching. Research
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Hydrology. Water -- Hydrologic cycle
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Hydrology. Water -- Natural water chemistry
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Geographical distribution. Biogeography. Phylogeography -- Physiographic divisions -- Water. Aquatic biology -- Freshwater biology. Limnology -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Geology
Resource Type: Charts and Diagrams
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Format: html
Audience: Higher Education
Secondary Education
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Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Source: Scout Archives
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Resource URL Clicks: 1
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