ConcepTest: Global Temperature Change and Water Reservoirs
If average global temperatures dropped 5 degrees C, which reservoir (source) of water would most likely experience the greatest percent volume change?
b. Glaciers and ice sheets
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References and Notes:
Hydrology, Atmospheric Science:
Resource TypeActivities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity:
Grade LevelCollege Lower (13-14):
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Earth System TopicsEarth's Cycles:
Hydrologic Cycle, Surface Processes:
Glaciers, Climate, Hydrology, Atmosphere
ThemeTeach the Earth:Teaching Environments:
Intro Geoscience, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:
Water, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:
Atmospheric Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:
Climate Change, Teach the Earth:Course Topics: