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A multimedia public education project designed to raise awareness of the world ocean and the life within it. Find articles on the latest ocean issues, links to resources and audio clips of the radio show Ocean Report. Also features information on SeaWeb programs, such as aquaculture initiatives for both fish and their eggs (caviar), and publications. Full description.
Grade level: General public
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science
 
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The Smithsonian has produced this excellent resource that compares the rocky shore environment of Maine to the coral reef environment of the Caribbean. Lesson plans are on the webpages, and maps and activity sheets are available in PDF format. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Lesson plan, Ref. material
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science
 
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Learn about OC's conservation projects, the latest news in marine conservation, how to get involved, and more. Read over the current issues the Ocean Conservancy is working on, such as by catch, invasive species, and overfishing. Explore the "Fish and Wildlife" link for pictures and information on threatened and endangered animals; and read past and current issues of Blue Planet Magazine, OC's quarterly ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science
 
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Part of a set of multidisciplinary lesson plans from the Smithsonian, this lesson plan examines the marine environment and how human activities can upset the delicate balance. Includes downloadable student activities, and tips on engaging students. Background material and most of the materials are provided. The "Resources" link provides an abundance of additional information, in the form of links ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science
 
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Institution mission: to increase the public's knowledge and appreciation of Virginia's marine environment and inspire commitment to preserve its existence. Site provides information on schedules, events, programs, ocean excursions, news, membership and prices. Resources include both on- and off-site options, outreach, and programs to supplement curriculum at every grade. Abundant links to informative ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Ref. material, Non-profit portal
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Environmental science, Biological oceanography
 
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These overviews of selected topics are like mini-courses. Ichthyology includes fish form and anatomy, taxonomy, swimming, senses, reproduction, with good illustrations. Coral reef fish ecology covers fish identification, roles of competition and predation. Ecology unit offers definitions, describes energy transfer, materials cycling, niches, species diversity. Coral reef covers coral biology, anatomy, ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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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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Learning resources about oysters and current issues in Chesapeake Bay. Students learn about oyster anatomy, ballast water, invasive species and more through online puzzles. Teachers can download 10 multidisciplinary lesson plans about oyster biology and fishery issues. Links to web resources on the Bay, oysters, plankton and biofilms. Also available: day programs with hands-on and shipboard activities ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Computer activity, Course, Curriculum
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Environmental science, Biological oceanography
 
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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service resource defines shorebird and identifies bird families making up this diverse group. Introduces migratory life style with examples of timing, routes, distances. Provides current population estimates, identifies threats and conservation efforts to protect them. Bibliography and links to other resources. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Environmental science
 
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Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's resource and activity center for teachers and students. Find teaching units for K-12 on: coral reef habitats and marine life; human dependence and impacts on the reef; biodiversity and threatened species; coastal zone and reef management. Lesson plans offer objectives, inquiry learning focus activities, resources, class or field activities. Student pages ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Curriculum, Photograph, Ref. material
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Environmental science, Biological oceanography
 
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