Interpret data found on ocean current maps 0607.8.5
Links verified 7/25/2014
- Ocean Surface Currents - [A web-based ocean current reference site] Each current has important links, summary text detailing velocity and hydrographic observations, and plots such as, average current speed and locations, drifting buoy positions, sea surface temperature maps.
- Picturing the Gulf Stream Current - some of the history of Benjamin Franklin's discovery
- Surface Ocean Current Map - warm and cold currents are color coded on this map
- Surface Ocean Currents - three levels of explanation are available from Windows to the Universe - select Beginner, Intermediate, or Advanced
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