Monthly Archives: March 2011

Module 15: Ocean Resources Part I

As our textbook asks, “What is the most popular food resource from the sea?”, we would most likely answer, “Fish.”  Although, correct we discovered that this answer can be further explained by delineating between finfish and shellfish, and not to … Continue reading

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Module 14 The Deep Ocean Part 2

As we continue our study of the Deep Ocean, we learned that scientists only know about 5% of what lies in the Deep Ocean.  At these great depths, pressure is the determining factor for where an organism can live. The … Continue reading

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The Deep Ocean Module 14

We have learned about the surface layer of the ocean: the epipelagic zone. As we continue our study of the ocean divisions, we will now investigate the deep ocean, where light is not abundant.  This area can be divided into … Continue reading

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