Seafloor Graveyard

Teachers: Mitch Lampson, Toledo Jr/S High School
Sara Pursel, Taft 7-12 High School

Scientist: Jonathan Fram, Oregon State University

Seafloor Graveyard

Lesson Plan: Seafloor Graveyard

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Anchoring Phenomenon

Seafloor Graveyard

Driving Question

What is causing episodes of dead animals on the seafloor?

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Team Hypoxia ORSEA 2020-21


View the Capstone Poster presented about this project (August 26, 2021)

The 2020-21 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.