Seawater salinity does not have a correlation to tides. Just because seawater has a higher salinity than lake water, it does not mean salinity causes tide.
Some flat-Earthers claim tides are the result of salinity. They are wrong. There are bodies of water that do not have tides as large as seawater, but their salinity is much higher than seawater.
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All the seas and oceans around the world are connected. Water can freely flow between them. That’s the reason tide can occur on them.
On the other hand, lakes are isolated from one to another. Water cannot freely flow between them. That is the reason tide in meaningful amount cannot occur on lakes or any other bodies of water.
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The topic of tide come up frequently in the flat-Earth community. Let’s examine some of the ‘issues’ they brought up about tides in Q&A format.
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A lot of misconceptions within the flat-Earth circles are present only because of the lack of understanding on how forces work on an object.
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