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Plant Transpiration Simulator

This site includes a simulator that uses a virtual potometer to show rates of transpiration.  Different plant specimens can be moved to the potometer under various light, temperature, and wind conditions.  Transpiration rates are measured and then recorded for analysis.  This is a great classroom demonstration to show how transpiration varies under different environmental conditions.

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