Hydrosphere

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Introduction to hydrosphere: water cycle and water reservoirs

what is hydrosphere?            ‘Hydro’ is a Greek word that means water. The hydrosphere is the total water available under or near the surface of the Earth. most of the earth’s water occurs in the ocean. the rest of the earth’s water resides in lakes, streams, glaciers, ice sheets, groundwater, biosphere, and atmosphere. Surprisingly, the …

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