Teachers: Andy Beddingfield, Taft 7-12 High School
Nick Gezon, Brookings Harbor High School

Scientist: Nate Kirk, Oregon State University

Coral Bleaching

Lesson Plan: Coral Bleaching (pdf)

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Anchoring Phenomenon

Coral Bleaching

Driving Question

 Do Aiptasia with symbiotic algae grow better than those without symbiotic algae?

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Team Anemone ORSEA 2021-22

View the Capstone Presentation for this project (August 23, 2022)

The 2021-22 ORSEA materials are based upon work supported by Oregon Sea Grant and the Oregon Coast STEM Hub, as well as the National Science Foundation Regional Class Research Vessels under Cooperative Agreement No. 1333564 Award: OCE-1748726. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.