Streams are home to a wide array of living things all functioning as part of an intricate system. Regardless of what stream you look in – from a pristine mountain stream to a little creek in a city, you can find similar organisms living there. Check out this video about life that lives in streams.
Now, let's dive a little deeper to learn how you can identify organisms you might find and how they work together as part of the ecosystem.
After completing the activities, find a stream near you!
Stephen and Nyjah recently explored a stream in Frick Park.
Using Google Maps and the exploration techniques in the video, find and explore a stream near you.
- Did you find any of the same animals? Anything different?
- Were you able to identify what you found?