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The Water Cycle


A graphic depicting the water cycle from water storage in the atmosphere, water storage in ice and snow, precipitation, snowmelt runoff to streams, water infiltrations, ground-water discharge, ground-water storage, surface runoff, springs, freshwater storage, stream flows, evaporation, water storage in oceans, evaporation, evapotranspiration, sublimation and condensation; the complete water cycle.

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