UNIT 1 Basic Principles of Oceanography




Plate Tectonics & The Ocean Floor



Ocean Floor Powerpoint:

PWS MAP

UNIT 2 The Ocean in Motion




Tides Tutorial

Tide & Tsunami Animations

Waves
Ocean Wave Characteristics
More on Waves
Factors That Create Wind Waves
How well do you know your waves?
Wave Video from the Underside
Rogue Waves in the News

Bore Tides
What is a Bore Tide
Alaska's Bore Tide
Anchorage Bore Tide video
China Bore Tide

Tsunami's
All About Tsunami's
Causes of Tsunami's
Satellite images of Indonesia Tsunami

Unit 3 Properties of Seawater




Salinity Lab
Osmosis
Salmon Osmoregulation

Acid Oceans:
http://i2i.stanford.edu/AcidOcean/AcidOcean.htm

Oyster Crash in The News:
http://www.onearth.org/article/oyster-crash-ocean-acidification

Seawater Properties Powerpoint:


Ocean Current Websites:
  1. http://earth.usc.edu/~stott/Catalina/Oceans.html
  2. http://www.onr.navy.mil/Focus/ocean/motion/currents1.htm
  3. http://nasascience.nasa.gov/earth-science/oceanography/physical-ocean/currents

Unit 4 Marine Ecosystems




Marine Ecosystem Websites and files
  1. http://mbgnet.net/salt/oceans/zone.htm
  2. http://pan.intrasun.tcnj.edu/660-S03/SmithB/Biological%20Zonation%20Of%20The%20Ocean%20and%20Plankton_files/v3_document.htm
  3. http://www.nhptv.org/NatureWorks/nwep6d.htm


Marine Symbiosis: http://www.ms-starship.com/sciencenew/symbiosis.htm

Examples of Symbiosis:

Marine Food Webs: http://oceanlink.island.net/biodiversity/foodweb/foodweb.html

Unit 5 Marine Autotrophs & Plankton




Seaweeds Uses
1. http://www.seaweed.ie/index.html
2. http://library.thinkquest.org/CR0210280/uses/uses_frames.html


LAB:

LAB: Seaweed Pictures Websites
1. Seaweeds in Alaska - type in the Genus name from your ID sheet to see pictures for ID: http://www.seaweedsofalaska.com/about.asp
2. More Kelp forests of Alaska - scroll down to see those that match from the ID sheet: http://life.bio.sunysb.edu/marinebio/kelpforest.html
3. More seaweeds - you can click on the 3 types to see pictures: http://oceanlink.island.net/biodiversity/seaweeds/seaweeds.html

Harmful Algal Blooms:
1. http://www.bigelow.org/hab/
2. http://www.whoi.edu/redtide/page.do?pid=18116
3. http://www.cf.adfg.state.ak.us/region2/shellfsh/pws_redtide.php

Unit 6 Invertebrates 1




Invertebrate Reproduction Powerpoint Notes

Coral Reef Broadcast Spawing:

Phylum Porifera (Sponges) Powerpoint Notes

Sponges & Coral In Alaska Websites

Coral Reefs Tutorial: http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/kits/corals/welcome.html

Coral Reef Types: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btRCAQHqbdY

Box Jellyfish:

Station K Website: http://www.rzuser.uni-heidelberg.de/~bu6/Introduction06.html
Station L Website: http://library.thinkquest.org/05aug/00168/background/types.html

Unit 7 Invertebrates 2




Mollusc Intro Notes:


Mollusc Class Notes:



Bivalve Dissection Pictures:

Pearl Video:


Pearl Video 2:




Culturing Pearls: Steps & Comparison to Natural
Note: The screenshots below came from the following website: http://www.pearl-guide.com/cultured-pearls.shtml

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Unit 8 Invertebrates 3 Arthropods & Echinoderms




Phylum Arthropoda: http://biology.clc.uc.edu/Courses/bio106/arthrpod.htm

Subphylum Crustacea: http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Crustacea.html

Barnacles (SCROLL down this page to find the barnacle info!): http://www.oceaninn.com/guides/crustacea.htm

Horseshoe Crabs: http://www.ceoe.udel.edu/horseshoecrab/History/index.html

Sea Spiders:

Lab Station A: http://www.biology.ualberta.ca/courses.hp/zool250/animations/Urchin.swf


Unit 9 Fish & Mammals




Class Osteichthyes Notes


Shark Senses & Threats: http://www.pbs.org/kqed/oceanadventures/episodes/sharks/

Alutiiq Dictionary: http://www.alutiiqlanguage.org/


Shifting Baseline Videos:

Otoliths:

Global Fisheries:

Cool Fish Site: http://australianmuseum.net.au/Fishes

Salmon Fishery News:
  1. http://www.thedailygreen.com/print-this/environmental-news/latest/wild-chinook-salmon-47040407
  2. http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2011322168_apusdisappearingsalmon3rdldwritethru.html
  3. http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2017640967_aporchinookreturns1stldwritethru.html


Marine Mammals Research Sites

Humpback ID:
http://www.cascadiaresearch.org/SPLASH/SPLASH-Education/index.html

Right Whale Identification Game: http://www.neaq.org/education_and_activities/games_and_activities/online_games/right_whale_identification_games.php

Whale Songs: http://www.whales.org.za/facts/songs.aspx