Fish Communities: U. S. National Marine Sanctuaries, Southeast Region

Virginia Instiute of Marine Science, Sea Grant Marine Advisory Services

This data tip from Bridge, the Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Center archive, discusses marine sanctuaries off the coasts of Georgia, Florida, and Texas/Louisiana in the Southeastern United States. The data activity uses the REEF database to examine how habitat influences the presence or absence of certain species of fish.

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Subject: Biology, Geoscience:Oceanography
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Datasets
Grade Level: Middle (6-8), Intermediate (3-5), High School (9-12)
Topics: Biosphere, Ocean
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:OceanographyKeywords: species diversity, National Marine Sanctuary Program, communities