Potomac Highlands Watershed School: Elementary School
Potomac and Chesapeake Bay Scavenger Hunt
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|1. How big is the Cacapon River watershed?|
|2. Where does ground water come from?|
|3. The Potomac River has a watershed area of 14,670 square miles. Which state has the most land in the Potomac watershed?|
|4. What is West Virginia’s state fish?|
|5. How long is the Potomac River and where does it start?|
|6. The blue crab is one of the most recognizable species in the Chesapeake Bay. What part of the Bay does it use for its habitat?|
|7. What are three reasons that forests are important?|
|8. What states do you find in the Chesapeake Bay watershed?|