Answer the question: What’s It Like Where You Live? Learn about terrestrial biomes and aquatic ecosystems. Follow link to site about plants.
This website aims to give an overview on how Climate Change affects freshwater ecosystems (rivers, lakes and wetlands) in Europe and worldwide
Whether through carbon dioxide emissions or nutrient pollution from fertilizers used in agriculture, human activities have a profound impact on ecosystems — often throwing them out of balance. By adding excess nutrients to crops, some are very likely to end up in rivers, lakes and streams. But not
Surface Water Pollution Freshwater makes up less than three percent of earth’s water, but is the source of virtually all drinking water.
Tim and Moby talk ecosystems! Learn what communities, populations, and habitats really are, and about the importance of preserving our biomes.
Large areas of freshwater marl prairie border the deeper sloughs of the Everglades. These relatively short-hydroperiod marshes are typified by a diverse assemblage of low-growing vegetation. A complex mixture of algae, bacteria, microbes, and detritus that is attached to submerged surfaces
The negative effects of invasive Asian carp to the Nation’s waterways are far reaching and have potential to expand and intensify. USGS is delivering data, tools and technologies to partners to keep these invasive fish out of the Great Lakes and other aquatic ecosystems and control them where they occur in the Ohio River and Mississippi River
Freshwater ecosystems are essential for human survival, providing the majority of people’s drinking water. The ecosystems are home …
Covering virtually all freshwater habitats on Earth, this first-ever ecoregion map, together with associated species data, is a critical tool for underpinning global and regional conservation planning efforts, particularly to identify outstanding and imperiled freshwater systems; for serving as a
You’ll find a wide variety of life in or around fresh water ecosystemsaquatic birds amphiphians..mammals and of course, a wide variety of fish.