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Exploring the Sea World

Student field trips & activities

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Logo of the "Sea Afloat" program
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...Los Angeles Unified School District

Sample activities will be shown here with pictures of students from the author's marine science classes in California.

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Marine Weather Station

Students at work collecting weather data
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Will Rogers State Beach, CA (Sun Valley Junior HS)
Student demonstrates additional equipment
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used in field studies of the surf zone. (Sun Valley JHS)

Student examines the sea bottom
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...with the aid of the aquascope. (Sun Valley JHS)

Student recording kelp and seaweeds
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...observed on field trip to Will Rogers Beach, CA (Sun Valley JHS)

Seawater Salinity Titration

Student performs silver nitrate test
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...on a sample of seawater in order to determine its salt content
Student collects samples
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...of diatomaceous earth at Cabrillo Beach, CA (SunValley JHS)
Student displays plankton net
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....set for trawl (Sun Valley JHS)

Student examines a small corer prior to its use
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...to take samples of soil sediments on ocean floor. San Pedro, CA

Hatching California Grunion eggs

Student hatches grunion
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...during an instructional exercise at Cabrillo Beach Marine Museum, CA (Sun Valley JHS)

Testing Seawater Density

Student performs a water density test
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of the seawater in San Pedro Harbor, CA (Sun Valley Junior HS)

Marine Tidepool Communities

An enthusiastic student examines the tide pools
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...with a face mask Leo Carillo State Beach, CA (Sun Valley Junior HS)

Portable Marine Lab

Student operates
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...the portable marine lab unit, built by the author (Sun Valley JHS)

Byron E. Jordan, EdD, Author
Marine Science Educator
16722 Pineridge Drive 
Granada Hills, CA 91344-1850
Phone/Fax: 818-366-2371
 

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The Restless Sea
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