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Section 6 El Niño and the Oceanic Food Chain

In this section you will find materials that support the implementation of EarthComm Florida, Section 6: El Niño and the Oceanic Food Chain.


Inquiring Further

  1. To learn more about the effect of El Niño on marine birds, visit the following web sites:

    El Niño’s Impacts on the Biosphere, NASA
    Looks at the impacts of El Niño events on the biosphere, including marine birds.

    Weather and Migration - El Niño, Waterfowler.com
    Learn how an El Niño year effected waterfowl migration movements throughout the Flyways.

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Resources

To learn more about this topic, visit the following web sites:

El Niño, Phytoplankton, and Global Geochemical Cycles

El Niño’s Impacts on the Biosphere, NASA
Looks at the impacts of El Niño events on the biosphere.

Fisheries, Texas A&M University
Looks at fisheries and how they are tied to El Niño events.

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