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In this investigation, students examine Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. After becoming familiar with a bathymetric/topographic map of the area, students select a transect along the seafloor to study some of the geological, biological, and physical features that are present. In this activity students use a bathymetric/topographic map as a tool for recognizing geobiological features of the sanctuary, ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Lab activity, Guide for instructor, Map, In-situ dataset
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science, Physical geography, Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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Part of the USGS Water Science for Schools site, this resource defines irrigation water use and includes several tables and maps showing water use by various irrigation systems, by state, by crop, and by percentage of fresh water available. Students and teachers can look at their state and see 1990 data for how much ground water and how much ground water and surface water is used for irrigation. Various ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Map, Glossary, Ref. material, In-situ dataset
Subject: Agricultural science, Environmental science
 
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This site uses Virtual Reality field trips in the Alvin submarine to the East Pacific Rise to explore hydrothermal vents. The education activites focus on 4 activities: Exploration, Observing (actual video from the seafloor), Mapping, and Collecting a Water Sample. Teaching materials for each of the explorations have been provided, each with two levels of assessment (basic and advanced). Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Computer activity, Field trip - virtual, Map, Visualization - scientific
Subject: Geology, Biological oceanography
 
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National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards: Read
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With this interactive simulation, students can learn about Mako sharks, Sandbar sharks, and Nurse sharks, including facts about their habitats and migration. They will study the tagging procedure, including tools and processes used, and try to predict where a shrk will be in order to try to tag one. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Computer activity, Map, Photograph
Subject: Biology, Biological oceanography
 
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This data center provides access to databases and statistics pertaining to waterborne commodity and vessel movements, domestic commercial vessel characteristics, port and waterway facilities, lock facilities, lock operations, and navigation dredging projects. Data can be queried and are available by state, by commodity, and by waterway. Metadata are also available. Fact sheets explain the US waterways, ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Map, Abstract / Summary, Report, In-situ dataset
Subject: Human geography, Policy issues
 
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This book cover relates the role the Great Dismal Swamp, NC, plays in the food chain. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Illustration - artistic, Map, Photograph, Ref. material
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Environmental science, Biological oceanography
 
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This poster shows a global view of Earth at night, compiled from over 400 satellite images collected during the nighttime phase of the orbit. Much of Earth is illuminated at night by city lights. The poster includes elementary-secondary activities on the backside from Mission Geography (http://missiongeography.org/). Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), Informal
Resource type: Classroom activity, Imagery - remotely sensed, Map
Subject: Agricultural science, Biology, Climatology, Environmental science, Human geography, Physical geography, Physics, Policy issues, Technology
 
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Users explore data, using My World GIS, that characterize the dynamic Greenland Ice Sheet. By examining photographs, map views, and tabular data, users gain an understanding of how and why scientists are monitoring the ice sheet and what they are finding. Users explore map layers that represent ice sheet thickness, weather station locations, and annual melt extents of the ice sheet. They learn about ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Map, In-situ dataset
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Cryology, Ecology, History and philosophy of science, Mathematics, Technology
 
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This is an activity about Earth's magnetism. Using polar coordinates and several sets of provided information, learners will plot the position of the magnetic north pole to investigate its movement over time. This is the sixth activity in the Exploring the Earth's Magnetic Field: An IMAGE Satellite Guide to the Magnetosphere educators guide, pages 23 to 28. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Guide for instructor, Lesson plan, Map
Subject: Environmental science, Physics
 
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This is a web site which explores the desire shared by past civilizations and today's society to observe and study the Sun. Learners can access two interactive modules, which include satellite images, aerial photographs, panoramic pictures, time-lapse videos and other multimedia. Each module is focused on a different ancient culture: Maya in the Yucatan and Native Americans in Chaco Canyon. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Map, Photograph, Ref. material
Subject: Environmental science
 
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