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Unit 3: Oceans // Section 8: Further Reading

Further Reading

National Academy of Sciences, Office on Public Understanding of Science, "El Niño and La Niña: Tracing the Dance of Ocean and Atmosphere," March 2000, A summary showing how atmospheric and oceanographic research have improved our capability to predict climate fluctuations.

National Weather Service Climate Prediction Center, Assessments, weather forecasts, graphics, and information on climate cycles including El Niño/La Niña, NAO, PDO, and others.

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, "Ocean Instruments: How they work, what they do, and why they do it," A guide to gravity corers, seismometers, and other ocean research tools.


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