About This Theme Page

This web site was created as an information resource for scientists, teachers and general public. The site contains links to data, programs and institutions relating to the biology, meteorology and oceanography of the North Pacific Ocean and its marginal seas. If this is your first visit, you may want to look at the Environmental Atlas of the region or browse the Table of Contents to get an overview of what this site contains.


Looking for data?

This site contains a Data page and there are also links via the Physical and Biological Science pages which are organized by topic.

Looking for real-time weather and ocean condition information?

Go to the Weather page for general information. For more specific information go to the Atmospheric Science Page for Atmospheric Pressure, Air Temperature, Wind, and Cloud Cover and Precipitation information. You may also be interested in the Sea Ice and Waves and Tides pages.

Looking for links relating to a particular topic?

Go to Physical and Biological Sciences or try the Key Word Index.

Looking for conference information?

Go to the Conferences, Meetings, & Workshops page.

Looking for a particular program or institution?

Try using either the Research Programs page or the Institutions and Organizations Page.

Looking for information on new research developments?

Go to the News page for the latest information on research in the North Pacific Ocean. Participate in discussion groups relating to particular research projects.

Looking for educational pages?

Go to the Educational Listing. For educational links geared toward K-12, go to the Kids Listing. On the environmental topic pages, sites for kids K-12 are marked with a red star.

Looking for Manuscript Instructions for Authors for a particular Journal?

This list contains links to Instructions for many journals with internet sites.

Note! When you click on some of the links on this page you will be leaving the NPO web site. You may wish to review the privacy notice on those sites since their information collection practices may differ from ours.

[Last updated: 2007-07-03]