Our Environment as a resource

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  1. which cells is florida between?
    Hadley (winds blow east to west) domintates summers and Ferrell (westerly flow created by storms)dominates winters
  2. Tradewinds blow on florida from what direction?
    southeast...during summer months creates seabreeze
  3. difference between levee and jetty
    • levee prevents river from overflowing
    • jetty prevents beach from washing away
  4. a semi-enclosed body of the sea with a net inflow of water
    estuary (biscayne bay)
  5. a semi enclosed body of the sea with net evaporation runoff and precipitation
    lagoon
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sloos
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Our Environment as a resource
Updated:
2009-12-01 23:19:11
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environment resource coasts
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florida stuff
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