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Oceanography in the News

This area contains links to a number of sites that provide daily or weekly reports on new developments in the study of oceanography.

The Environmental News Network (ENN) Online

The Environmental News Network (ENN) is the largest online enviromental news source in the world.


The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration posts daily news relating to its research, weather and fishing information, satellite images, and even beach temperatures.


ScienceNews Online provides weekly stories on breaking scientific discoveries and recent research in all areas of science. You will consistently find articles relating to oceanography. Of special interest to Invitation to Oceanography users examining the process of science is the feature, "70 Years Ago in Science News." These news stories from the archives offer interesting perspectives on old theories and discoveries we now sometimes take for granted.

The SeaWeb

The SeaWeb organization publishes a monthly newsletter called "Ocean Update" that discusses key news and issues related to ocean conservation. Scroll down the Sea Web home page nad look for "Ocean Update Newletter".

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