Climate Commission

Climate Commission. Australia’s answer to the study of climate change. Tends to be controversial in Australia partly due to the composition of the commission. It’s worth looking at to see how other nations react to climate change.

Experiments in Ecology

Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology is a site, run by the ecological Society of America, dedicated to helping staff improve their range of teaching methods and resources in ecological education. Although obviously focussed on the US and aimed at junior undergraduates, this site contains a wealth of ideas and data. Even if the areas don’t suit, it will be possible to adapt ideas for local conditions.

Ocean Health Index

Ocean Health Index. This is a new site focussing on ways of reporting about ocean pollution. The aim is to create a simple yet effective way of highlighting key issues in ocean pollution and this highly visual site is the start of the process.