- Ace on the Case: Secrets@Sea -
Secrets@Sea is an online education adventure covering topics in Ocean Science.
- Bioluminescence - Related
information, and current research on luminescence. Mainly marine related
- Charlotte, The
Vermont Whale - Glaciers and the Glacial Ages.
- Coastal Research and Education Society of
Long Island - CRESLI's programs foster stewardship and understanding of NY's
coastal ecosystems, marine mammal and sea turtles.
- Colorado's Ocean Journey - The
Ocean Journey mission is to create experiences that inspire its guest to
discover, explore, enjoy and protect our aquatic world. Spanish or English.
Reefs- The oceans of the world are filled with so many interesting animals!
Gardens (for teachers) - Animal Information Database.
- Coral Realm - A place to learn
about coral reef marine life.
- Crayfish - Crayfish, also
called crawfish or crawdad, are closely related to the lobster.
- Crayfish, Spiny Freshwater -Australia
is home to the three largest freshwater crayfish in the world.
Features: Voyage to the Deep - Explore the deep-sea hydrothermal vents. Meet
lipstick-like tubeworms, ghostly vent crabs, the hottest animal on Earth and
Chronicles - How do you attach a camera to a shark? (Very carefully is only
part of the answer.) Find out how the revolutionary Crittercam was developed and
follow it into hidden realms
- Deep Sea
Bestiary - The ocean depths are home to a phantasmagoria of bizarre
creatures, ranging from the footballfish to the "vampire squid."
- Dive and Discover - Explore
towering underwater volcanoes, black smokers, and bizarre creatures that live
- Endangered Sea
Creatures - Conserving protected marine resources and maintaining marine
- Environmental Protection Agency's Office
of Wetlands - Oceans, and Watersheds - site also contains information about
Nonpoint source pollution, volunteer monitoring, and TMDLs.
- Especially for
Kids - If you're a student who'd like to learn more about oil spills or
hazardous chemical accidents, here is information we hope you'll find helpful.
- Although primarily intended for K-12 teachers in western Washington state, any
educators are welcome to make use of these resources!
- Extreme 2000 -
Voyage to the Deep! - We are ready to begin our dive aboard the deep-sea sub
Alvin. Our destination: hydrothermal vent sites in the Sea of Cortes off the
west coast of Mexico.
- FEMA FOR KIDS:
- Florida Keys National Marine
Sanctuary - The official website for the NOAA Florida Keys National Marine
- Graeme and Kathy's -
- Great Barrier Reef - This site is
the gateway for information on all aspects of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
and World Heritage Area.
- Gulf of Maine Aquarium - Over 100
lesson plans on aquatic subjects, with illustrated information and
- Hebridean Whale and Dolphin
- Intergovernmental Oceanographic
Commission - The oceans, covering some seventy percent of the earth's
surface, exert a profound influence on mankind and even on all forms of life on
Oceanographic Commission (of UNESCO) - IOC
- International Year of the Ocean -
Kid's & Teacher's Resources.
- International Year of the
Ocean - Learn why oceans? Visit Monsters of the deep, ocean links, and
- Into the Abyss (NOVA) - A
mile and a half beneath the sea off the Pacific Northwest coast, a volcanic
ridge has given birth to towering structures that spew toxic, superheated water.
- JASON Project - Learn about
scientists who are critical players in society, as well as role models.
- Jewels of the Sea -
Educational site dealing with Australian Oceans, marine life, biodiversity,
whale tracking and spotting, and general marine environmental issues suitable
for school discussion.
without Light - Deep below the surface of the ocean is a realm without
Spiny- PBS: Sea Dwellers. Spiny lobsters, like all crustaceans, live inside
a hard, outer shell or exoskeleton.
- Lobsterman's Page, The -
Dedicated to those individuals who make their living from the harvest of lobster
(Homarus americanus) in the waters of the northeastern seaboard of the United
- Lobsters - brief
info on this crustacean, as well as a picture of a spiny lobster.
- Marine Ecosystems -
Come discover marine creatures from the tiny zooxanthellae that make the coral
reefs home to the giant mammals of the vast seas!
- Marine Life Learning Center - Scuba
diving enthusiasts, marine life watchers, and underwater naturalists will enjoy
photos of reef fish id, creature id and coral id.
Species - Gallery - Scuba Equipment USA.
Species with Aquiculture Potential
- Mariners' Museum - An overview of
Mariners' Museum research library and museum collections.
- MCBI - Marine Conservation Biology.
- Monterey Bay -
Twenty-six species of marine mammals live in the sanctuary.
- Monterey Bay
Aquarium - Kids E-Q.
- National Aquarium Baltimore - Where
there's always something new.
- National Marine
Sanctuaries -Information about our nation's marine sanctuaries -- their
history and current management and their scientific and educational programs.
- National Ocean Service -
Education & Outreach.
- National Resource Center - National
Oceanographic Data Center (NODC) is one of three NOAA environmental data
- National Weather
Service - Marine Product Dissemination Information. Forecasts for U.S.
Oceans and Lakes.
Perspective: Starfish (Class: Asteroidea)
- Naval Meteorology and Oceanography
Command - Public Affairs Office.
- NeMO Cruise 1998 -
Axial Volcano research expedition and seismic event response.
- Northeast Fisheries Science
Center - Strives to better understand living marine resources of the
Northeast Continental Shelf Ecosystem from the Gulf of Maine to Cape Hatteras,
and the habitat quality essential for their existence and continued
- NOVA Online - Into the
Abyss - A mile and a half beneath the sea off the Pacific Northwest coast, a
volcanic ridge has given birth to towering structures that spew toxic,
- NPS Department of Oceanography -
Naval Post Graduate School.
- Ocean Alliance -
Encompasses the Whale Conservation Institute and the Voyage of the Odyssey and
is dedicated to the conservation of whales and their ocean environment.
Diorama - Enchanted Learning Software's.
- Ocean Planet -
A Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition.
Planet: In Search of Giant Squid - Installation Photographs.
Planet: Underwater Flyby - NASA scientists have created a two-minute
animated tour under the Pacific Ocean, based on real data about the sea floor's
peaks and valleys.
- OceanLink - OceanInfo, Career
Info, Ask a Scientist/Answer Archive, AquaFacts, OceanNews, Recordsc, Glossary
- Oceans Alive - An
educational project undertaken by ABC Online in conjunction with the Community
Biodiversity Network, The British Council Australia and oz-TeacherNet.
- Oceans Alive! - Dive in to learn
more about Oceans Alive!
- Fisheries & Oceans - Welcome
to Fisheries and Oceans, Pacific Region | Bienvenue au Pêches et Océans Canada,
Région du Pacifique
- Office of Naval
Research: Oceanography - This site is packed with exciting ocean facts and
information. We've even included some cool naval discoveries..
- Outpost: Blue Frontier @
nationalgeographic.com - Explore the United States' last frontier: the
Antarctica: Scientific Journeys from McMurdo to the Pole.
- Pacific Marine Environmental
Laboratory - Research, Data, Publications, Software, El Nino, Technology.
- Pacific Science Center - Seattle's
Premier Science & Educational Museum.
- Palau: Paradise of the Pacific
- The Living Edens: Palau, Paradise of the Pacific.
Oceanography from Space - The type of oceanography in which the movements of
the ocean are studied is called physical oceanography.
- Savage Seas -
Thirteen/WNET presents SAVAGE SEAS, a voyage to different areas of the ship, and
explore elements of the ocean realm.
- Seahorses, NOVA -
Kingdom of the Seahorse...
- Scripps Institution of Oceanography -
Oceanography, marine biology, climatology, global change and more.
- Sea Turtle Survival League - Caribbean
- SeaWorld/Busch Gardens - Animal
- Secrets of the Ocean
Realm - Presents some of the most unique and fascinating creatures that
inhabit the ocean's depths, and offers classroom activities, broadcast
information, behind-the-scenes info and more.
- Shedd Aquarium - Indoor
aquarium in the world, with more than 8,000 aquatic animals including beluga
whales, dolphins, penguins and a Caribbean reef.
- Starfish - the page about
life in the coral reef (in English and German)
- The Louisiana Coastal Wetlands
Conservation and Restoration Task Force - Site contains information and
links relating to coastal restoration projects in coastal Louisiana.
- TOPEX/Poseidon -
Understanding our Oceans & Climate from Space.
- Treasures@Sea -
Exploring the Ocean Through Literature.
- Turtle Trax - A Page Devoted to Marine
- Undersea and Oversee -
Reaching from continent to continent, from culture to culture, the oceans touch
- Underwater Caves of El Jacinto Pat -
The WebSite contains Full color maps, in 2D and 3D, Cave Diving, Jungle stories,
- Underwater Photography - Photographs,
Wallpapers, and Screensavers by award winning underwater photographer Jim
- Voyage of the Odyssey - An ongoing
three-year, global, scientific expedition to study whales and the health of the
- Whale Times - Do you like whales,
seals, sea lions, sharks, penguins, and walruses?
- WhaleNet's - An interactive
educational web site.
- Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution -
World-renowned institution blends the diverse expertise of professionals... Coastal
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