When last checked this resource was offlineOur automated link checker has alerted the folks responsible for the part of our site where this problematic link is referenced.
If you have further information about the link (e.g. a new location where the information can be found) please let us know.
This webpage contains a brief introduction to the discovery of hydrothermal systems and black smokers. Within the webpage are links to information on gigantic tube worms, polychaete worms, oceans, and extreme environments. This site also provides a list of hydrothermal systems, relevant links to organizations, laboratories and observatories, WebQuests, and other websites with further information on hydrothermal systems. As part of the Environmental Literacy Council site, this webpage also contains links to other resources with environmental content, including air climate, land, water, ecosystems, energy, food, and environment and society.
Subject: Biology:Microbiology, Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Geoscience:Hydrology, Oceanography:Chemical, Geoscience:Geology:Geophysics, Geoscience:Oceanography:Biological, Marine Geology and Geophysics Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work Grade Level: General Public, College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8) Extreme Environments: Extremely Hot Topics: Hydrosphere/Cryosphere, Biosphere:Microbiology, Ocean:Chemical Oceanography, Marine Geology and Geophysics, Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Ocean:Biological Oceanography Keywords: mid-ocean ridge, chemosynthesis
CMS authors: link to this resource in your page using [resource 17101]