JMJ 6-7 Watershed Study Guide 1. Know the following vocabulary from vocabulary sheet abiotic storm drain riprap biotic storm water runoff wetland estuary tributary groundwater point source pollution salinity watershed discharge nonpoint source pollution 1. Identify basic physical features of a watershed including the divide or ridge that forms the boundary and the waterway or reservoir that collects the water for the particular watershed. 2. Identify various parts of a storm drain system designed to move or collect storm water runoff. 3. Identify the Mississippi River, Chesapeake Bay, Potomac-Shenandoah, and Cub Run watersheds from maps. 4. Recognize that small watersheds are part of larger watersheds, identify various small and large watersheds found on the St. Timothy property. 5. Describe the possible paths for water runoff on an actual or model watershed. 6. Given information about pollutants, describe possible sources of the pollution. 7. Describe the importance of watersheds.