The Water Cycle for Schools and Kids

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Earth's water is always in movement, and the natural water cycle, also known as the hydrologic cycle, describes the continuous movement of water on, above, and below the surface of the Earth. Water is always changing states between liquid, vapor, and ice, with these processes happening in the blink of an eye and over millions of years.

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What is the water cycle? I can easily answer that—it's me, Drippy, all over!

The water cycle describes the existence and movement of water on, in, and above the Earth. Earth's water is always in movement and is always changing states, from liquid to vapor to ice and back again.

The water cycle has been working for billions of years and all life on Earth depends on it continuing to work; the Earth would be a pretty stale place without it.

 

 

The Water Cycle for Schools and Kids

Water cycle basics

Interactive online water-cycle diagrams for kids and schools

Download the water-cycle diagram

The water cycle in many languages