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Useful Websites and Books with Thanks to Inishbofin and Galway Marine institute

www.explorers.ie  : Explorers Lesson plans, planning guides, teacher resources and news

https://www.facebook.com/ExplorersMarineEducation/ Facebook page

We are also on Twitter @explorersedu

www.leavenotraceireland.orq : the Leave No Trace programme

www.sailing.ie — tide tables

www.beaches.ie — EPA website on Irish Beaches, water quality www.infomar.ie — underwater mapping — story map of Galway Bay

http://www.marinedimensions.ie/index.php?id=869 — Marine Dimensions website —

report findings of mermaid's purses — shark eggs

www.iwdg.ie — info on Irish Whales and Dolphins

https://www.ted.com/talks/david gallo shows underwater astonishments - video of underwater animals, squid and octopus and cuttlefish

http://www.arkive.orq/ - website about wildlife

https://www youtube.com/watch?v=017bBeXhYz4 — Marlisco Video — Impact of Marine Litter

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GLgh9h2ePYw — Life of a plastic bag — mockumentary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DtfAhy21gAA- 2 minutes on marine litter https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLg2NMizh20 — ocean acidification cartoon www.primaryscience.ie — great science activities

http://www.digitalocean.ie/- brilliant examples of underwater technology — data and shipwrecks

http://cleancoasts.org/ - Cleancoast website