Sites for Students

Water Level Tidal Predictions

This page links to data from US states and territories Tide Stations to provide data regarding tides in that port. These links go to that stations homepage in turn and additional information can be viewed. Tidal predictions for over 3,000 sites.
http://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/tide_pred.html

17.5 Tidal Prediction

Explores the challenges of tidal prediction and discusses tidal prediction in different water levels and with different instruments. Part of a complete lesson (Note a graphic is off on this page)
http://oceanworld.tamu.edu/resources/ocng_textbook/chapter17/chapter17_05.htm

How are Tides Measured? - The Old System

An explanation of how tides were measured manually in the past. Explores limitations of the system.
http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/tutorial_tides/tides10_oldmeasure.html

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