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Web Resources

Georgia Aquarium has compiled a list of web resources to assist teachers and students alike in learning more about the aquatic world. Below, you will find a listing of federal, state and nonprofit organizations with information, lessons and activities focusing on the aquatic realm.

Federal Resources

Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary:

NOAA Research Activities:

NOAA’s Oceans Live - portal for educatorresourcesand products about the ocean:

NOAA’s Coral Reef Conservation Program:

NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration – Ocean Explorer Program – underwater video footage of various marine topics, web resources, lessons, research expeditions:

Environmental Protection Agency Water Resources:

EPA Office of Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds:

EPA Water Sourcebooks:

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Wetlands Inventory:

U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources:

Resources of Georgia Department of Natural Resources

Coastal Resources Division – Know the Connection:

Know the Connection Fact Sheets:
Click on the above link to find fact sheets about:
Alligators, Barrier Islands, Beaches, Manatees, Mud Flats, Oyster Catchers, Mud Flats, Salt Marshes, Sand, Sand Dunes, Sea Oats, Sea Turtles, Tides, Waves, Whelks and Wood Storks.

Georgia Project WET (Water Education for Teachers) and River of Words Education program:

DNR - Conserve Water in Georgia Program – fact sheets and lesson plans on the Drought:

Project WILD and Project WILD Aquatic:

Rivers Alive – Georgia’s annual waterway cleanup:

Georgia Adopt-a-Stream – volunteer water quality monitoring program – teachers guide and training workshops:

Georgia Sea Turtle Center - sea turtle rehabilitation, research and education programs:

Education Resources in Georgia

Environmental Education Alliance of Georgia:

North American Association for Environmental Education: – Online Clearing House of Environmental Education Resources in Georgia:

Georgia Association of Marine Education:

National Marine Education Association:

Bridge: K-12 Ocean Resources:

Other Aquatic Resources

Caribbean Conservation Corporation / Sea Turtle Survival League:

Jean-Michel Cousteau: Ocean Adventures:

Sea Education Association at Woods’ Hole:

National Geographic Oceans for Life Lesson Plans:

Discovery Education Lesson Plans:

Smithsonian Institution Ocean Planet Marine Science Activities:

AZA’s Aquarium and Zoo Jobs:

Oceanography from NASA:

The Seven Seas Guide:

Marine Education Resource Center:

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