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Many places on Earth hold water as it passes through the water cycle. Have you ever been to the ocean? Over 97% of the Earth’s water is found in the ocean! What other places can you think of where water is held? Can it always be seen?



Here are a few more locations where water is found:

Inquiry: If less than 1% of the Earth’s water is fresh, why is the water cycle so important to us?

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Updated October 24, 2008 by: Glen Westbroek

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