Distance Learning Lab

Dive deeper into the world of coastal sciences and solutions.

Welcome to our Distance Learning Lab! With help from our wonderful partners, we have compiled educational resources which allow you to dive deeper into the world of coastal sciences and solutions.

Explore Our Learning Pages

Follow along with these learning guide worksheets. They highlight grade appropriate videos on our learning pages and review questions. 

clean water

Clean Water

Learn about water quality and simple ways to reduce water pollution.

Plastic Ocean Pollution

Marine Debris

Learn about marine debris and ways you can help keep the coast debris free.



Learn about how oysters are important for food, filtration and fish habitat.


Coastal Exploration

Learn more about beachcombing, marine science, and coastal wildlife.

an image of a group of volunteers using bagged oyster shells to construct a living shoreline

Estuaries & Living Shorelines

Learn about estuaries and how to protect animals and habitats in the estuary by building living shorelines.

Other Activities

Distance Learning Lab materials

Recreate our Learning Kits using this Activities Guide

Distance Learning Lab Google Workspace

Living Shoreline Google Classroom created by Kenan Fellow teacher, Erin Strohschein.

Coloring Book

Send coastal education to the rising young scientist in your life.

Image By: Luna Creative 

Questions about the Distance Learning Lab?
Please E-mail Rachel Bisesi at rachelb@nccoast.org

Illustrations by: Integration and Application Network, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (ian.umces.edu/imagelibrary)

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