Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
EARTH Lesson Plan
NOAA Satellite

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Satellite Tracking Data Sheet


This activity provides an opportunity for students to use satellite tagging data to answer questions related to open-ocean animals, their habitats and migratory behaviors.

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This lesson is an excellent application of GIS skills into a marine science project and allows for a great integration of literacy and technology skills.—D. Evans-Bye, La Crescenta, CA

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Last updated: Jul. 30, 2014