There is a very small percentage of fresh water in the world. Of all of the water on the planet, less than one percent is fresh water. Fresh water habitats are the home of many, many species and obviously humans are dependent on it for survival. Human activities have been altering and impacting these ecosystems in many ways.
Answer the following questions:
1. Where is fresh water found in the world?
2. Why are freshwater habitats so important?In what ways have humans been changing freshwater habitats?