Sites for Students

Coastal Currents

This four page lesson covers waves, longshore currents, rip currents and upwelling. It includes images that can be enlarged in a new window that provides additional information.
http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/tutorial_currents/03coastal1.html

Currents - Coastal Currents

Lesson on coastal currents; page links to educational resources and animations.
http://www.onr.navy.mil/focus/ocean/motion/currents2.htm

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