By the end of today's
class, you should be able to do the following:
"pre-quiz" on concepts related to the water cycle.
Describe the processes involved in the
Explain the processes illustrated in
these two representations of the hydrologic cycle:
of the terms watershed and divide.
a stream table (a "sandbox" model of miniature streams), point out the
areas encompassed by watersheds, and show where the divide between them
Make a listing of the inflows,
outflows, and changes in storage that define a water budget
for any given watershed.
Explain how this diagram illustrates
the water budget for Illinois:
On a campus field trip, make a list of
aspects of campus that are part of the natural water cycle, and a second
list of ways humans interact with the water cycle.
Measure depth to water in a water well.
Take a sample of water from a water
well using a bailer.
what will be required of you in
the Final Project.
Be prepared to complete the career
planning homework due next Friday.