Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
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Summary

Ocean Acidification is a current topic in the ocean and climate news. Students will utilize a guided WebQuest to research the possible future effects of ocean acidification, explore current models used to predict the changes in the ocean’s pH and discuss the current data collection for research.

Teacher Feedback

This lesson is timely and grabs student interest. Each time I did a part of this lesson, I had the students’ attention (and three even picked ocean acidification as their science fair project for another class).  It also is very flexible and could be used in a whole host of classes! —K. Lodes, St. Louis, MO

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Last updated: Jan. 22, 2013