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Virginia Institute of Marine Science Virtual Marine Education Center
Extensive resource on marine science education. Educator topics include web resources, field trips, classroom activities, professional development opportunities, and contact information for scientists, education specialists, and other marine science experts. Student resources include information on summer camps, mentorships, science fairs, and an "ask a scientist" feature. Site also includes links to information on such topics as aquaculture, seafood, and fisheries.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Classroom activity
    • Computer activity
    • Guide for field trip
    • Lesson plan
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Portal:
    • Educational
  • Agricultural science
  • Ecology
  • Environmental science
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Biological oceanography
    • Chemical oceanography
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and other use information is unknown. Please consult the resource directly for the latest information.
DLESE Catalog ID: BRIDGE-633
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS)
Virginia Sea Grant Marine Advisory Program

Publisher: College of William and Mary
Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS)