On Again, Off Again - The Dead Zone

Louisiana Sea Grant College Program

This Louisiana Sea Grant College Program site offers a collection of websites regarding Gulf of Mexico hypoxia. This collection includes general information, classroom activities, and data collected from hypoxia projects.

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Subject: Biology:Ecology:Principles, Habitats:Water Column, Marine, Biology:Microbiology, Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water:Water Quality/Chemistry
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Collection, Activities:Lab Activity, Classroom Activity
Grade Level: High School (9-12), College Lower (13-14), Middle (6-8), Intermediate (3-5)
Extreme Environments: Anoxic, Altered by Humans
Ocean Environments: Surface Waters, Coastal and Estuarine
Topics: Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Water Column, Marine, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Surface Water:Water Quality/Chemistry, Biosphere:Microbiology, Ecology:Food Webs
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Water, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Ecology, Hydrology/HydrogeologyKeywords: eutrophication, dead zone