GoMRI Education Resources »

This site houses a collection of the wide variety of education and education-related materials being developed through funding from the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative.

Sections:

  • Materials: Lesson Plans and Activities for the Classroom
  • Science: Research Stories and Article Highlights
  • Projects: Links to GoMRI-funded Projects with Education and Outreach Efforts
  • Links: Oil Spill and General Reference Links

Recent Additions to the Site:


Video and Podcasts CWC Movie

The Coastal Waters Consortium (CWC) came together in early 2012 to assess the chemical evolution, biological degradation, and environmental stresses of petroleum and dispersant within Gulf of Mexico coastal and shelf ecosystems. CWC research and education and outreach programs are funded for 3 years by the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative. The Gulf of Mexico Read More

Video and Podcasts P/N Filtration

Student Drake Lee-Patterson describes why she values her experience at sea, on a Cruise studying zooplankton, aboard the R/V Endeavor, Gulf of Mexico, June 2013.

Video and Podcasts Lamont Oceanographic Biochemical Observer (LOBO)

Nigel D’Souza explains the use of a Lamont Oceanographic Biochemical Observer (LOBO), aboard the R/V Endeavor, Gulf of Mexico, June 2013.

Video and Podcasts Safety First!

Leigha Peterson demonstrates deployment of the Safety Suit, in the library aboard the R/V Endeavor, Gulf of Mexico, June 2013.

Video and Podcasts N and C fixation in phytoplankton

Sarah Weber explains the methods used for measuring Nitrogen and carbon fixation in phytoplankton, aboard the R/V Endeavor, Gulf of Mexico, June 2013.