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Title: Saline Water
Url: https://water.usgs.gov/edu/saline.html
Publisher: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Description: This resource introduces students to the idea of saline water. Topics include how saline water is defined and how dissolved salt concentrations are expressed (parts per million). Parameters for the various ranges of salinity (fresh to highly saline, or seawater) are also presented, and there is a brief discussion of water quality considerations regarding saline water. Links to additional information are embedded in the text.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Oceanography -- Chemical oceanography -- Salinity
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Hydrology. Water -- Ground and surface waters -- Groundwater. Hydrogeology -- Saltwater encroachment. Salinity
GEM Subject: Science -- Chemistry
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Chemistry -- Water
Ecology -- Salinity
Date Issued: 2010-03-29
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
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Format: html
Audience: Middle School Teachers
Primary Education
Secondary Education
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Source: DLESE
Full Record Views: 25
Resource URL Clicks: 10
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