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Global Change 1 Labs

This site from the University of Michigan lists the labs for a course on global change. Because of the complexity of global changes, it is often not enough to read about the workings of these ...
Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change, Climatology
Resource Type: Computer Applications, Activities:Lab Activity

BASINS: Better Assessment Science Integrating Point and Nonpoint Sources

BASINS is a multipurpose environmental analysis system for use by regional, state, and local agencies in performing watershed and water quality based studies. This new software makes it possible to ...
Subject: Geoscience:Hydrology:Ground Water:Water and society, policy, and management, Groundwater modeling, Geoscience:Geology:Environmental Geology, Mineralogy:Environmental Mineralogy, Geoscience:Hydrology, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity:Point Source Pollution, Environmental Science:Policy:Environmental Decision-Making, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity, Water Quality and Quantity:Non-Point Source Pollution, Geoscience:Geology:Geochemistry, Biology
Resource Type: Computer Applications, Datasets and Tools:Datasets, Datasets with Tools

World Oil Consumption - 3D Charts in Google Earth

This site, part of the Google Earth blog, provides 3-D graphs of the world's oil consumption by country, both raw use and per capita. The data comes from the CIA World Factbook.
Subject: Environmental Science:Energy:Fossil Fuels
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Computer Applications, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Representational Tools to Support Understanding of Complex Biological Systems

Cindy E. Hmelo-Silver, Lei Liu
This resource includes a hypermedia on aquarium ecosystems organized around structures, behaviors, and functions as well as NetLogo simulations of macro and microlevel processes. The macrolevel model ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Ecology, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity, Biology:Ecology
Resource Type: Pedagogic Resources, Computer Applications, Datasets and Tools:Tools

Globe Watersheds Module 1: Water Availability

Watershed Dynamics project
The GLOBE Watershed Dynamics Module 1 GIS tool is a freely available web-based GIS. This tool allows users to analyze precipitation, evaporation, and surface runoff data across the US. Curriculum is ...
Subject: Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water, Geography:Geospatial, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity
Resource Type: Computer Applications, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

EdGCM: Climate Modeling for Research and Education

M. Chandler, K. Mankoff, S. Richards, L. Sohl
The EdGCM Project develops and distributes a research-quality global climate model (GCM) with a user-friendly interface that runs on desktop computers. Anyone can explore the subject of climate ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate, Global Change and Climate:Climate Change, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change:Global change modeling, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change:Global change modeling
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Tools, Computer Applications

NetLogo

Center for Connected Learning and Computer-based Modeling
This site is a source for NetLogo information, resources, models, and FAQs. NetLogo is a programmable modeling environment for modeling complex systems of natural and social phenomena that develop ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Biology, :Diversity
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Computer Applications

Pacific Northwest Salmon: The Smolts Migration Model

Andrew Ford
Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Resources, Environmental Science:Oceans and Coastal Resources:Fisheries, Biology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Activities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity, Computer Applications

Physlet Routines

Robert Mackay
This site consists of links to Java-based models of physical phenomena. Other features include links to a Daisy World simulation, a pollution simulation, and other physics sites, among others.
Subject: Environmental Science, Physics
Resource Type: Computer Applications, Activities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity, Audio/Visual:Animations/Video

Physlet Routines: Earth Sciences

Robert MacKay
This site from Clark College presents Physlets written in Java. The focus of these applets is on the geosciences, with links to activities featuring the Doppler Effect, seafloor spreading and global ...
Subject: Environmental Science, Geoscience:Geology
Resource Type: Computer Applications, Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Activities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity

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