What is Responsible for Smaller Shrimp Catches?
http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/investigations/es2206/es2206page01.cfm?chapter_no=investigation

McDougal Littell Inc.; NSF; TERC


This National Science Foundation sponsored interactive website gives a step-by-step explanation of the dead zone, including what it is and what causes it. It offers pictures, interactive animations, charts, and figures to educate students about the dead zone and offers supplementary questions after each step to enhance understanding of the material.

This description of a site outside SERC has not been vetted by SERC staff and may be incomplete or incorrect. If you have information we can use to flesh out or correct this record let us know.


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Subject: Biology:Ecology:Principles, Habitats:Marine, Water Column, Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water:Water Quality/Chemistry , Biology:Microbiology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Activities:Lab Activity
Grade Level: College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12), Middle (6-8)
Extreme Environments: Altered by Humans, Anoxic
Ocean Environments: Coastal and Estuarine
Topics: Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Water Column, Biosphere:Ecology:Food Webs, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Surface Water:Water Quality/Chemistry, Biosphere:MicrobiologyKeywords: hypoxia, eutrophication