Rain Storms, Landuse, and Lake Turbidity Lesson

Launch Resource

Students will begin to understand the relationships between rainfall, landuse, and turbidity (suspended particulate material) in lakes. Students will identify factors that increase turbidity in lakes and describe and quantify the impacts of major rainfall events on turbidity values in a lake.

Topic(s): Sediments Agriculture Forests Urban / Suburban Atmosphere Climate

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