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Web-based Resources for Teaching the Ocean System

This is a general collection of web sites that relate to teaching oceanography at the undergraduate level. Please let us know about your favorite oceanographic web sites.


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Wave Types and Characteristics part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site created by the COMET program (Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education and Training) explains the attributes of waves found in large bodies of water. Using audio text, ...

Online Lecture Notes on Waves part of SERC Web Resource Collection

These lecture notes from a physical oceanography course at Flinders University in Australia briefly define, describe and classify waves. Topics include wave classification, descriptions of waves, ...

Visible Earth part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site from NASA provides a catalog of images and animations of microbiota in the oceans. Each of the many images provided may be viewed in a larger format, and includes a detailed description of ...

Ocean Circulation Satellite Imagery part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This NASA website is part of Visible Earth, and contains a searchable directory of images, visualizations, and animations of the Earth. This section contains images pertaining to ocean circulation. ...

Ocean Optics part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This NASA website is part of Visible Earth, and contains a searchable directory of images of the Earth. This section contains images pertaining to ocean optics, such as ocean color, turbidity and ...

Exercises in Physical Oceanography part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site from Flinders University in Australia features two sets of exercises that accompany a course on physical oceanography. The basic exercises were originally intended to replace the need for ...

AVISO Image Gallery part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site from Aviso features a searchable directory of images and animations that are based on satellite altimetry data. These data are used to study ocean dynamics and geophysics in many ...

New Type of Hydrothermal Vents Found part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This CNN news article discusses the discovery of a new class of hydrothermal vents in the mid-Atlantic Ocean, called the Lost City, formed by heat generated when seawater reacts with mantle rocks ...

The Great Flood of Summer 1993: Mississippi River Discharge Studied part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This American Geophysical Union article documents factors contributing to the enlargement of the Mississippi River delta dead zone as a result of the 1993 Mississippi River flood. Unusually high ...

Hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This Ohio State University power point presentation offers a step-by-step explanation for the Mississippi River delta oxygen-poor zone. The presentation identifies and explores key vocabulary, ...