Difference Between Types of Water

By:Taylor Hummel


Naturally occuring water on the earths surface in ice sheets, ice caps, glaciers, ponds, lakes, rivers, streams and underground as ground water in aquifers and underground streams.

Brackish Water

Water that has more salinity than fresh water but not as much as sea water. It may be a result of mixing sea water with fresh water.

Salt Water

Water that contains salt, especially in the ocean.