During a CCE teacher professional development workshop, local instructors participated in hands-on activities to examine how wind, temperature, and salinity influence water movement in a lesson to take back to their own classrooms. Photo credit: Emily Arnold, Birch Aquarium Staff
Marston Middle School 7th grade science class showing off their efforts! Four classes had the opportunity to do this fun experiment. The cups went out on the CCE LTER Process Cruise in April/May 2016, and came back as incredible shrunken cups! Photo credit: R. Westlake Storey
California Current Ecosystem LTER Program Office
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92093-0218, U.S.A.
Phone: (858) 534-1547
Fax: (858) 534-0738
A long-term ecological research program that seeks to understand the effects of climate change on the pelagic ecosystem of the California Current System. This Site is a Member of the LTER Network.
Latitude: 32.9°, Longitude: -120.3°
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under NSF Grants: