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U.S. Vessel for Scientific Ocean Drilling

This is the website of the U.S. vessel for scientific ocean drilling, the JOIDES Resolution, which is part of the international Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP). Visitors can follow along on current expeditions, read...

Deep Earth Academy

This is the website of Deep Earth Academy, the education arm of the U.S. organization for scientific ocean drilling, and part of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program. Visitors to this website can learn about upcoming...

Self Contained Gulf Oil Spill Kit

A kit you can create to help your students understand the impacts of the Gulf Of Mexico oil spill. Easily contained in a box so clean up is easy...as compared to oil spills in real life!

Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico

This blog was created through the Pelican’s Nest Science Lab located at the Fairhope K-1 Center to provide links to resources, information, and activities for students and teachers that want to know more about the oil spill...

Prince William's Oily Mess - A Tale of Recovery

How does an ecosystem recover from a major one-time insult such as an oil spill? As you will learn from this Discovery Story, the answer is not simple. It isn't easy to determine whether a particular area of shoreline has...

Gulf of Mexico Alliance Environmental Education Network

The Gulf of Mexico Alliance is a partnership of the states of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. It has the goal of significantly increasing regional collaboration to enhance the ecological and economic health of the Gulf of Mexico. The Gulf of Mexico Alliance Environmental Education Network (GOMAEEN) coordinates education and outreach around the Gulf Coast and is an excellent resource for news, information and educational materials related to the Gulf of Mexico.