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Explore western science and Ts’msyen ways of knowing and understanding the powerful dynamics (density) at play within coastal BC estuaries 

Grade Level:
High School, Middle School
Category:
Lesson Plan

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Ocean Surface

Student use NEPTUNE Canada data to graph tsunamis that have occurred off the coast of Vancouver island.

Grade Level:
Middle School
Category:
Lesson Plan
Hydrothermal Vent

In this data package you can learn about hydrothermal vents using videos and environmental data. 

Grade Level:
Undergraduate
Category:
Lab Exercise
Oxygen Concentration Graph

In this data package you can learn about hypoxia in Saanich Inlet using graphs, images, video and data interpretation questions.

Grade Level:
Undergraduate
Category:
Lab Exercise

In this lesson, students will look at the impacts of climate change on the Canadian Arctic, with an emphasis on ice formation.

Grade Level:
High School
Category:
Lesson Plan
Photo credit: NEPTUNE Canada

Introduces functions that are useful for data handling and analysis, using data from the Arctic Observatory.

Grade Level:
Undergraduate
Category:
Tutorial

In this lesson, students explore how observatories contribute to science.

Grade Level:
High School
Category:
Lesson Plan

In this lesson, students explore how to use data, and how to think critically about how data are used to reach conclusions.

Grade Level:
High School
Category:
Lesson Plan
Plots of Oxygen Variations in Barkley Canyon

A 2-class period lesson exploring how hypoxia occurs and its effect on marine life.

Grade Level:
High School
Category:
Lesson Plan
Data from Folger Passage

This tutorial includes an R script for plotting data from the Folger Pinnacle and Folger Deep sites.

Grade Level:
Undergraduate
Category:
Tutorial

Explore western science and Ts’msyen ways of knowing and understanding the powerful dynamics (density) at play within coastal BC estuaries 

Grade Level:
High School, Middle School
Category:
Lesson Plan

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