Using Data to Teach the Ocean System
Subject: Oceanography Show all Subject: Oceanography
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools
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Exploring Seafloor Topography part of Earth Exploration Toolbook:Sea Floor
DATA: Digital Elevation Model Data. TOOL: GeoMapApp. SUMMARY: Explore a timeline about how we have learned about the oceans. Construct a profile across the Atlantic Ocean and create 3-D visualizations of the seafloor.
Discover Clues from a Colder Climate with GeoMapApp part of Earth Exploration Toolbook:Ice Stream
DATA: Global Digital Elevation Model (DEM) TOOLS: GeoMapApp, Spreadsheet SUMMARY: Use GeoMapApp to search for evidence of glacial expansion and retreat. Produce a research report of your findings modeled on peer-reviewed papers in the field of glaciology.
Ocean Stratigraphy Challenge part of Starting Point-Teaching Entry Level Geoscience:Interactive Lectures:Examples
A 15-20 minute think-pair-share activity interpreting a deep-sea sediment core combining concepts from oceanography, sedimentology, and plate tectonics. -
Exploring Oceanography in the Classroom Using Data from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute part of Using Data in the Classroom:Datasheets
The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) provides near real-time, quality controlled, oceanographic data in many places on it's website. Four of the main datasets include: mooring, mapping, MUSE ...
USGS - Coastal and Marine Geology Program Internet Map Server part of SERC Web Resource Collection
New Millennium Observatory (NeMO) Education part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Live Access to the National Virtual Ocean Data System part of SERC Web Resource Collection
PETDB: Petrological Database of the Ocean Floor part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University part of SERC Web Resource Collection
The National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) part of SERC Web Resource Collection