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215 summer 2009 - and 4: The Sea Floor BATHYMETRY (1) DUE...

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Summer, 2009 EVSC 215: Introduction to Oceanography S.A.Macko, Clark Hall 396 (4-6849, sam8f@virginia.edu) Homepage: http://www.people.Virginia.edu/~sam8f/sam.html Texts: Keith Sverdrup and E. Virginia Armbrust: Introduction to the World's Oceans, 10th edition B.W. Pipkin, D.S. Gorsline, R.E.Casey, D.A. Dunn and S.E. Schellberg: Laboratory Exercises in Oceanography, 3rd edition Supplemental texts: Sverdrup and Armbrust: Study Guide (ON WEB) (NOT REQUIRED) Dava Sobel: Longitude Robert Kunzig: Mapping the Deep ************************************************************************************************ Date Chapter #: Topics and Events: LABORATORY (CHAPTER NUMBER) July 9 Introduction and 1: History and Perspectives on Oceanography July 10 2: The Water Planet : Ocean Basins BATHYMETRY (1) in class July 13 3: Plate Tectonics
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Unformatted text preview: and 4: The Sea Floor BATHYMETRY (1) DUE July 14 5: Properties of Water and 6: Seawater Chemistry TEMPERATURE & SALINITY (7) in class July 15 7: Atmosphere-Ocean Interaction July 15 8: Ocean Structure July 16 9: Currents TEMPERATURE & SALINITY (7) DUE July 17 10: Waves July 20 SHALLOW WATER WAVES (12); ESTUARIES (21) review First Half Exam July 21 11: Tides July 22 12: Estuaries, Coasts, Shores and Beaches July 23 14: Life in the Marine Environment July 24 15: Productivity July 27 16: Plankton SHALLOW WATER WAVES (12) DUE July 28 17: Nekton July 29 18: Benthos July 30 13: Marine Resources and Pollution; Law of the Sea, Climate Change July 31 Overview; Second Half Exam; ESTUARIES (21) DUE NOTE: Summer Schedule Thursday, August 6, 2009, 8:00am- 10:30am : Final Exam Average of two Semester Exams 80% Four Lab Projects Average 20% (Lab Projects NOT accepted late)...
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