Earth & Ocean Sciences

See also...

the Research Guides to Biology & Marine Biology and Environmental Studies

California and West Coast

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary a wealth of local information on aquatic and marine topics
SIMoN Sanctuary Integrated Monitoring Network information by habitat or type of organism
California Coastal Commission Publications a variety of Web documents on coastal issues of regional relevance
California Explores the Ocean from Scripps Institution of Oceanography
The California Geotour an index to online geologic field trip guides of California
USGS Water Resources of California
USGS Real-Time Water Data in California
Western Region Coastal and Marine Geology
Central Coast Links from the Western Region Coastal and Marine Geology Team
Central and Northern California Ocean Observing System (CenCOOS)
Salinas Watershed data and links from EPA
Alisal-Elkhorn Sloughs Watershed data and links from EPA
Pajaro Watershed data and links from EPA
Marine Reserves and Biological Habitats - Monterey Bay, California
Water-Data Reports for California Western Waters Digital Library



Portal Oceánico a directory of ocean-related web sites in Latin America and the Caribbean
Pacific Islands Marine Portal
International Year of the Ocean from the International Oceanographic Commission
World Ocean Database and Atlas from National Oceonographic Data Center

Earth Science Portals

Earth Sciences via Yahoo
  Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  Geology and Geophysics
Science.Gov portal to authoritative selected science information provided by U.S. Government agencies
OceanPortal a high-level directory of Ocean Data and Information related web sites from IODE/UNESCO
Earth Science World from American Geological Institute

Online Dictionaries and Reference Sources

The Encyclopedia of Earth
StreamNet Glossary of Terms
Encyclopedia Britannica Online has numerous brief articles on earth science topics
CSUMB Library links to maps and atlases
Map It links to collections of Web-accessible maps
Brooks-Cole Earth Science Resource Center collection of online field trips, extended textbooks, chat groups, etc.

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