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AMS Ocean Studies Sample Learning Files

Weekly Ocean News Last Week's Ocean News
(Some links may have been discontinued by source)
Supplemental Information...In Greater Depth Last Week's Supplemental Information


Current Ocean Studies A Answer Form B Answer Form
Image 1 Image 2 Image 3 Current Ocean Studies Answer Form

Previous Week's Learning Files

Investigation Manual Images

Investigations Manual Web Addresses


AMS Ocean Studies Information

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Earth System

NOAA Ocean Explorer NOAA World Ocean Atlas 2005
NOAA Satellite Imagery USGS Earthshots
NASA Earth from Space NASA Earth Observatory
ASTER Satellite Picture Gallery The World Factbook 2007

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Physical & Chemical

NOAA CoastWatch NOAA Atlantic Basin Nowcasts/Forecasts
(temperatures, salinity, heights, currents)
Gulf Stream Current
USGODAE profilers Coriolis profilers ARGO Float Profilers
Tides (Water Levels) Buoy Data NOAA Model Wave Heights
Sea Surface Temperatures Global Ice Extent Ocean surface currents - HYCOM
Sea Surface Heights Coastal Water Temperatures Oceanweather® Marine Data/Obs.

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Geological

Acoustic Ocean Seismicity Sediment Thickness
Current Earthquake Activity Current Volcanic Activity
Tsunami Bathymetry
USGS Coastal and Marine Geology

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Biological

Ocean "Color"(Productivity) Est. Global Primary Production Harmful Algal Blooms
Chesapeake Bay Phytoplankton Fisheries Fish Database
Coral Reefs Tropical Coral Bleaching Indices Coral Reefs Status
Nutrient Distributions Chemosynthetic Organisms

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Atmosphere/Ocean Interaction

NCEP Ocean Prediction Center Pacific ENSO Conditions TRMM Tropical Rainfall
Water Vapor (WV) Satellite Latest WV Animation NOAA GOES Homepage
Infrared (IR) Satellite Latest IR Animation NASA GOES Homepage
Infrared Surface Temperature Application - (Java script) US Climatology

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Great Lakes

Great Lakes observations Water Level Forecaster
Great Lakes Buoy Data: Western Lakes, Eastern Lakes Bathymetry

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Extras

AMS Glossary Oceanographic Terms World Map
Student Resources AMS Education Materials Oceanographic Unit Conversions
Self-Test Questions Educational Links Errata and Updates

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