An ocean is a huge body of salt water. Oceans over three-fourths of the earth's surface. The Atlantic ocean is on the east coast of North American and the Pacific ocean is on the west coast. The coast is the land next to the ocean.


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Ocean Waves
Description (QuickTime Movie, with sound): Ocean waves on the coast of Kauai, Hawaii.


California Coast with Natural Arch

California Coast with Surfer

Oregon Coast Cliffs

Naturescapes Starters is a copyright-friendly image and movie resource for educators and students. The collection was developed as part of a partnership between the eduScapes natureScapes project and TIPT - PT3 project.

The photographs and movies above can be used in educational projects, but may not be reproduced for sale. Be sure to include the following citation somewhere in your project. Insert the title of the photograph or movie where it says ImageName.

Lamb, A. & Johnson, L. (2004). ImageName. Naturescapes Starters. <http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters>



Created 2/04.