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Visit this web page for an illustrated tutorial in wave motion and ocean waves. Topics include waves and wind, waves in shallow water, tsunamis, waves and environment, and more. Many drawings and photographs of waves and their effects complement the text.
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Other Sciences
- Geoscience
Waves and Pendula
- Wave Motion
- Informal Education
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
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photo credit: Fjellanger Wider√łe A.S.; image source This resource was a Physics To Go feature from February 1, 2007 until February 14, 2007. View the feature here!

Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2000 Seafriends
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Keywords: breaking waves, oceanography, wave properties, waves, wind
Record Creator: Metadata instance created August 4, 2006 by Ed Lee
Record Updated: Dec 23, 2006 by Bruce Mason
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May 28, 2006
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Oceanography: waves (Seafriends, Leigh, 2000), <>.
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Oceanography: waves. (2006, May 28). Retrieved May 24, 2024, from Seafriends:
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Seafriends. Oceanography: waves. Leigh: Seafriends, May 28, 2006. (accessed 24 May 2024).
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