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UWSP Groundwater Model Project

This website provides information on purchasing a groundwater model for instructional purposes. The groundwater model is made by the students of University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and is used as an educational tool to demonstrate how water and contaminants move through aquifers, various soil structures and watersheds. Read More

Chisholm Lab at MIT: Resources on Phytoplankton

The Chisholm Lab at MIT has done groundbreaking work on the role of phytoplankton in ocean systems, including the discovery of a new species of phytoplankton, Prochlorococcus, found to be an abundant marine photosynthetic bacterium. The resources provided at the Lab’s site include basic and advanced information on phytoplankton, laboratory protocols, a bibliography of additional resources, and links to a variety of sources in oceanography, marine biology, genomics, and other subjects. Read More

TIN-based Real-time Integrated Basin Simulator (tRIBS)

The TIN-based Real-time Integrated Basin Simulator (tRIBS) is a computer model to track rain and water flow through a watershed, with specific applications for flood forecasting. This site contains information related to the model, including summary documents, a user manual, relevant watershed and rainfall data, as well as results from applications of the model to meteorological and precipation studies. Read More

Redwood Sciences Lab

USDA Forest Service provides links to bibliographies for online, pdf and print documents about watersheds, fisheries, wildlife, the Redwood Experimental Forest and Caspar Creek. Read More

Pew Oceans Commission Homepage

The Pew Oceans Commission is an independent group of American leaders who conducted a national dialogue on the policies needed to restore and protect living marine resources in American waters. It made final recommendations in June of 2003. Read More


Oceana organizes campaigns to protect and restore our oceans. Campaign teams of marine scientists, economists, lawyers and advocates seek specific policy outcomes to help stop the irreversible collapse of fish stocks, marine mammal populations and other sea life. Read More

Marine Resources Development Foundation (MRDF)

Marine Resources Development Foundation (MRDF) is a non-profit organization whose goal is to help improve the quality of life on earth through education and the responsible use of marine resources for food, fresh water, energy, minerals, and medicine. Read More

Friends of the River

California’s statewide river conservation group, dedicated to preserving, protecting, and restoring her rivers, streams, and watersheds. Read More

Sea Grant Woods Hole Focal Points Index

This index provides several articles that have been printed in Focal Points, a periodical published by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute. The articles focus on various marine topics, often using case studies from the coast of Massachusetts. Read More

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute Sea Grant's On-Line Publications Catalog

This website catalogs over 750 publications available from the Woods Hole Sea Grant Program. Some are posted on-line and most can be ordered for free from the program. Topics include Coastal Processes, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Marine Policy, Pollution, and Outreach and Advisory Services. Read More


EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.


EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

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