These lessons were developed for NOAA's Cordell
Bank National Marine Sanctuary and Papahānaumokuākea
Marine National Monument, by Meghan
Marrero of Mercy College and Oikonos - Ecosystem Knowledge.
Data integrated into these lessons were provided courtesy of:
Data from Tern Island, Kure Atoll and Cordell Bank were obtained in partnership with USFWS, State of Hawai'i, and Cordell Bank NMS.
Content created by Meghan Marrero, David Hyrenbach, Michelle Hester, Carol Keiper, Jennifer Stock, and Andy Collins. Tracking and bathymetry maps were created by Pam Michael. Barbara Mayer provided edits and comments.
We thank the many people who donated photographs, illustrations and video.
Some content was adapted from Oikonos' Albatross and Plastic Pollution Activities for the California Coastal Commission Science Activity Guide: Waves, Wetlands, and Watersheds.
Please contact WingedAmbassadors@oikonos.org to request further use of any images, art, videos, data or text included in the Winged Ambassadors activities.
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