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The National Marine Sanctuary Program identifies, designates and manages areas of the marine environment of special national significance due to their conservation, recreational, ecological, historical, research, educational, or aesthetic qualities. Access information and pictures of marine sanctuaries all over the U.S. and its territories. Discover ways to get involved with the sanctuary program, ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Map, Photograph, Visualization - scientific, Ref. material, Government portal
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Environmental science, Geology, Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography, Policy issues
 
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National Geography Standards: Read
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Contains information on REEF, an organization devoted to preserving marine life through education, research and involvement. It includes a fish gallery with images and information on a variety of tropical fish. Membership provides reduced-cost dive trips all over the world to conduct observational research while diving. New data is added daily from volunteers world-wide and is available for download ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity, Field activity, Ref. material, Journal article, Non-profit portal, In-situ dataset
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography, Policy issues
 
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In 2004, the U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy offered recommendations for a coordinated and comprehensive national ocean policy. Commission regional working groups included state governors, scientists and stakeholders. The Commission's final report, "An Ocean Blueprint for the 21st Century," contains 212 recommendations addressing all aspects of ocean and coastal policy. Report results are presented ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Report, Policy / Procedure
Subject: Environmental science, Policy issues
 
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EPA's teaching center offers diverse resources for all types of educators. Background on environmental topics from air pollution to aquatic ecosystems, water quality, waste and recycling, and conservation. Find lesson plans on these environmental topics from EPA and other sources. Teaching resources available include booklets, activity books, posters and more. Links to environmental education awards, ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14)
Resource type: Lesson plan, Ref. material, Educational portal, Government portal
Subject: Environmental science, Policy issues
 
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This agency portal provides background information on habitats from streams and rivers, lakes, wetlands and estuaries to rocky coasts, sandy beaches, coral reefs and ocean environments, their importance, monitoring and assessment programs, regulations and protection. Also features databases and mapping links, publications, kids activities and teacher resources on water and aquatic environments, project ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Ref. material, Educational portal
Subject: Environmental science, Hydrology, Policy issues
 
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Government task force created in 1998 to research, monitor and conserve coral reefs. Site includes: background on coral reef habitats; reef ecology and environmental requirements; environmental requirements of reefs; reef functions and significance; natural and human threats to reefs. Also covered are: Task Force actions; policies and partnerships; and the National Action Plan for Coral Reef Conservation. ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Biology, Environmental science, Policy issues
 
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The LEO EnviroSci Inquiry Program offers a comparison of New Jersey and California coastlines. Images and captions describe shoreline types and processes, human uses and impacts for each site. Use for open-ended inquiries, guided inquiries, independent research or cooperative group learning. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Case study, Curriculum, Photograph, Video, Ref. material
Subject: Environmental science, Human geography, Geology, Policy issues
 
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Comprehensive site with information about Chesapeake Bay oyster history, research, management, restoration, non-native species, and gardening. Resources include articles, videos, and research publications. Site also features K-12 teaching resources including laboratories and lesson plans covering oyster ecology, anatomy, filter feeding, and hemocytes. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Lab activity, Lesson plan, Video, Ref. material
Subject: Agricultural science, Biology, Environmental science, Policy issues
 
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Peer-reviewed activities for grades 6-12 as well as non-traditional educational venues are available. Each activity has been correlated to National Science and Social Studies Educational Standards. Activities cover topics including sustainable fishing methods, bycatch, fishing technologies, aquaculture practices, and costs and benefits related to fisheries and aquaculture production. Activities link ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Lesson plan, Ref. material
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Environmental science, Biological oceanography, Policy issues
 
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Detailed information on the biology, natural history, factors influencing the population, and protection measures of green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas). Included are three in-class activities and one field activity all designed to raise awareness of the green sea turtle and what humans are doing to affect the population. The site is geared towards the Hawaiian sub-species, however, most of the facts ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Classroom activity, Ref. material
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science, Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography, Policy issues
 
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