Sites for Students
Tides and Water Levels/Frequency of Tides - The Lunar Day
This page highlights the difference between a solar and lunar day, explaining high and low tides and how they are related to the lunar day.
Tides and Water Levels/Types and Causes of Tidal Cycles - Diurnal, Semidiurnal, Mixed Semidiurnal; Continental Interference
Discusses Types and Causes of Tidal Cycles - Diurnal, Semidiurnal, Mixed Semidiurnal; Continental Interference
Tides and Water Levels/What Affects Tides in Addition to the Sun and Moon?
Explores characteristics of tides including description, classification and shape.