Department of Geosciences, San Francisco State University

Geology/Meteorology 103: Introduction to Oceanography Lab

These exercises were created by Dr. Karen Grove (© 1998, 2001 Grove) for use in the Introduction to Oceanography Laboratory course at San Francisco State University. Other educators are welcome to use these exercises in their own classes; please send your comments to the e-mail address below.

Commercial use prohibited.

Instructor: Dr. Karen Grove, Professor of Geology
Office: 516 Thornton Hall
Office hours: by appointment
Phone: 415-338-2617

Lab Sections

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Course Materials


Most of the images contained in these exercises were obtained from the world-wide-web sites of government agencies such as the U.S. Geological Survey and the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Specific credits can be found within the exercises.

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