A body of water that is mostly surrounded by land
Bay
A species of plants or animals that is at a serious risk of extinction
Endangered species
When it rains and water doesn't have a place to go it creates its own path
Runoff
The amount of salt in the water
Salinity
A area of land that drains into a common body of water
Watershed
When land gradually gets destroyed by natural forces (water,wind,ice)
Erosion
A salt or compound that has phosphorus in it and is usually in products like fertilizers
Phosphates
A drain where all the water goes when it rains
Stormdrain
To keep something in its original state
Preservation
A surface that does not collect water
Impervioussurface
Species that aren't from here
Invasivespecies
Species that are from here
Nativespecies
A environment that has all the things a particular plant or animal needs to survive
Niche
A natural environment that has the ability to absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere
Carbonsink
The water is slightly salty (mixture of river water and seawater)
Brackish
A area that keeps 2 things separated
Bufferzone
A river or stream flowing into a larger river or lake
Tributary

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