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El Nino is a disruption of the ocean-atmosphere system in the tropical Pacific with important climatic consequences around the globe. This NOAA theme page features links to widely distributed information. Includes data, graphics, forecasts, historical perspectives, and in-depth analysis. It is intended to be useful to scientists, administrators, students and the general public. Links include sites ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Case study, Imagery - remotely sensed, Visualization - scientific, Government portal, Non-profit portal, In-situ dataset, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Natural hazards, Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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National Science Education Standards (NSES): Read
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Basic information describing the plants, animals, ecosystem, distribution and physical aspects of marshes available in PDF format. The website provides an introduction to the habitat, while the document provides much greater detail. Information is geared towards marshes in Nova Scotia, Canada, however, it is still applicable elsewhere. Site links to additional case studies and habitats. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Case study, Ref. material
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Environmental science
 
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Basic information describing the plants, animals, geology, and special features of open water areas available in PDF format. The website provides an introduction to the habitat, while the document provides much greater detail. Information is geared towards the open water off Nova Scotia, Canada, however, it is still applicable elsewhere. Site links to additional case studies and habitats. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Case study, Ref. material
Subject: Environmental science
 
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Information on the Chesapeake Bay, the critical issues for its management and restoration, recent dissolved oxygen and SAV trends, and the USGS Ecosystem Response Project. Site includes maps, figures, and links that supplement the project explanations. Website also explores the direct effects of the Bay's changing characteristics. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), General public
Resource type: Case study, Ref. material
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science, Physical geography, Geology, Hydrology
 
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Natural history information on some of the organisms found on soft-bottoms mainly in the coasts of Washington. Good pictures and highlights on common invertebrates and plants species, with scientific names provided. Special emphasis on evolutionary adaptations of feeding and other interesting physiological issues. Information on sampling devices also included. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Case study, Photograph, Lecture
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Environmental science
 
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Downloadable electronic version of a section of a book of the same title; a naturalist's approach to understanding the environment of that region. A searchable summary includes brief introduction, list of headings, keyword list, and cross-references to other sections. Benthic habitats are composed of a variety of sediment types and are exposed to a wide range of water conditions, leading to the development ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Case study, Module / Unit, Book - text
Subject: Biology, Environmental science, Geology, Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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Unit provides teachers with background and recommended activities for classroom, group and individual levels. Case study set in Samoa describes impacts of waste on the local environment, especially fragile mangrove areas. Study outlines actions to manage household waste and protect the mangroves from further harm. Student activities include brainstorming and discussions about sources and impacts of ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Case study, Guide for instructor, Module / Unit
Subject: Environmental science
 
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The Earth Exploration Toolbook (EET) provides step-by-step instructions for using Earth science datasets and software tools in educational settings. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Computer activity, Case study, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan
Subject: Atmospheric science, Physical geography, Geology, Hydrology, Physical oceanography, Technology
 
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Learn the basics about hurricane features including hurricane basics, structure and tracking. This site gives a nice overview of hurricanes and includes animations of some hurricane processes. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Case study, Imagery - remotely sensed, Ref. material
Subject: Atmospheric science, Natural hazards
 
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Student activity regarding phytoplankton blooms and their effects on the ecosystem. Students will obtain and analyze data on the variables that influence the spring phytoplankton bloom from buoy monitoring stations in the Gulf of Maine. Activity includes background information, step by step instructions, additional resources, and activity extensions. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Case study, Lesson plan, Ref. material
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography, Technology
 
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