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Coastal Ocean Observation Lab (COOL)
This resource offers access to a variety of materials, including general information about COOL, a photo gallery, press releases, talks and papers, and research projects. There are links to archived and real-time ocean data (sea surface temperature, surface currents and waves, autonomous glider data), and an "underwater weather forecast".
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
Type of resource:
  • Dataset:
    • In-situ
    • Remotely sensed
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Biological oceanography
    • Physical oceanography
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2004, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-2382
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contributor: Scott Glenn
Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences