Teacher's Guide

Background Information

These documents provide background information for you and your students about topics encountered in BayLab. They are available as Word and PDF documents (with the exception of the map).

Eel Grass and Oysters: PDF ... Word

Wild Celery and Mussels: PDF ... Word

Water Quality Tests: PDF ... Word

Salinity: PDF ... Word

Sediment and Turbidity: PDF ... Word

Dissolved Oxygen: PDF ... Word

Algae and Chlorophyll a: PDF ... Word

CBIBS Data: Data from the Chesapeake Bay Interpretive Buoy System: PDF ... Word

Chesapeake Bay FieldScope: PDF ... Word

Bayville Map: PDF ... JPG