Click a box to explore the ocean

What's the global weather like?
This map shows current ocean, wind, and other conditions around the world. Explore wind, waves, ocean currents, and temperature from the menu on the right. Look for familiar currents or big storms!
How much trash is in the ocean?
 
Each white dot on this map represents 20 kg (44 lbs) of plastic trash. Where is the most plastic? Where is the least? What areas might be major sources of plastic? How might we clean this all up?
What floods with sea level rise?
 
Move the slider on the left to raise sea level, and use the bottom tabs to explore when we might see these levels, and how they will affect various aspects of our communities.