To build awarenss of coastal seas and how they affect the health of living organisms, including people.

To increase understanding of how marine organisms may serve as early indicators of pollution.

To help students use authentic research tasks and make real contributions to a scientific body of knowledge

To establish an interactive global Web-based network, for information dissemination, data posting from the monitoring research, and dialogue among the participants.

To build science-school partnerships.

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