By: Iman, Adrain, Hunter, Robert
Freshwater animals and plants
Freshwater Fish are those that spend some or all of their lives in fresh water, such as rivers and lakes, with a salinity of less than 0.05%. These environments different from marine conditions in many ways, the most obvious being the different in levels of salinity. For the fish to survive in freshwater they need physiological adaptions like breathing with gills. Freshwater plants include: Amazon sword, Acorus Calamus, Alisma Gramineum, Alternanthera Bettzickiana.
Where is Fresh water?
Freshwater is everywhere
Ex: Iquazu falls, Niagara falls, Great lakes, Chattahoochee river
Dangerous elements of Freshwater
Drowning, pollution, Dangerous animals, Boating Accidents, Bacteria in the water, Germs.
Freshwater temperature's all around the world can range between -10 to 100 degrees Fahrenheit depending on where they are located
Boating, swimming, Canoeing, Fishing, Diving, snorkeling