Freshwater Biomes

Freshwater Biomes
The Wild Classroom

Freshwater is defined as having a low salt concentration—usually less than 1%. Plants and animals in freshwater regions are adjusted to the low salt content and would not be able to survive in areas of high salt concentration (i.e, ocean). There are different types of freshwater regions: ponds and lakes, streams and rivers, and wetlands. The following sections describe the characteristics of these three freshwater zones.

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Julian says: 2009-03-03 11:02:38
i love fresh water

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