SeaWiFS Project: The Living Ocean Teacher's Guide
http://oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov/SeaWiFS/LIVING_OCEAN/

Gene Feldman, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center


This resource ties together physical and biological aspects of ocean color for high school students. Specific sections discuss life in the oceans, the appearance of the ocean from space, phytoplankton (the little link in a big food chain), carbon (where does it go?), and the Earth as a giant greenhouse. There are also activities that accompany these lessons.

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Subject: Geoscience:Lunar and Planetary Science, Oceanography
Resource Type: Activities:Classroom Activity
Grade Level: High School (9-12)
Topics: Solar system, OceanKeywords: phytoplankton, carbon cycle, greenhouse effect