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El Nino Theme Page DLESE Reviewed Collection
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 in four foreign languages.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Case study
  • Visual:
    • Imagery - remotely sensed
    • Visualization - scientific
  • Portal:
    • Government
    • Non-profit
  • Dataset:
    • In-situ
    • Remotely sensed
Subject:
  • Atmospheric science
  • Climatology
  • Natural hazards
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Biological oceanography
    • Physical 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-NOAA-161
Educational standards:
  • National Science Education Standards (NSES):
    • 9-12:
      • F - Science in personal / social perspectives:
        • Natural and human-induced hazards
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL)
Tropical Atmosphere Ocean (TAO) Project


Publisher: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL)


Publisher: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)