Water Brochure

Ryan Elgiar

Brackish Water

-more salinity than fresh water, but not as much as salt water.

-May result from the mixing of salt water with freshwater.

-Usually a temperature of 76-82 degrees fahrenheit

- .05%-3% salinity

Fresh Water

- Nauturally occuring water on Earth's surface.

- Found in ice sheets, ice caps, glaciers, rivers, streams, lakes, etc.

- Also comes from rain and snow.

- <.05% water salinity

Salt Water

- comes from sea or ocean.

- more dense than fresh water.

- Approximately one liter of salt water has about 35 grams of dissolved salts in it.

- 3.1%-3.8% salinity