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On the Web: El Niño and the Southern Oscillation


Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies Library
http://www.coaps.fsu.edu/lib/elninolinks/themes/
Excellent list of links to sources of information on the El Niño phenomenon. Includes list of Spanish language sources.

El Niño 1997-1998
http://www.igp.gob.pe/newnino.htm
Spanish language site from the National Geophysical Institute of Peru.

El Niño and Climate Prediction
http://atmos.washington.edu/gcg/RTN/
Briefing document on El Niño in the Reports to the Nation on Our Changing Planet series, written for a lay audience.

El Niño Educational Module
http://ess.geology.ufl.edu/usra_esse/el_nino.html
Educational material prepared by the Earth System Education Program of the Universities Space Research Program.

El Niño Guide to Information
http://www.wmo.ch/nino/ninoi.html
Maintained by the World Meteorological Organization, this site contains a summary of reports on forecasts and impacts as well as a selected list of other sites on this topic.

El Niño Instructional Module
http://covis.atmos.uiuc.edu/guide/El-Nino/
The Weather World 2010 project presents instructional resources using state of the art technologies. The new El Niño Module can be viewed with or without graphics.

El Niño Loss Reduction Center
http://www.fema.gov/nwz97/elnino.htm
What to do, and what not to do, to minimize the impact of El Niño, from the US Federal Emergency Management Agency.

Fenomeno del Niño
http://ekeko.rcp.net.pe/cepes-el-nino/
Spanish language site from the Peruvian Centre for Social Studies.

NOAA Office of Global Programs El Niño-Southern Oscillation Home Page
http://www.ogp.noaa.gov/enso/
One of the best sources of information about the current event (with information from the NOAA Climate Prediction Center), impacts and predictions.

NOAA/PMEL/TAO El Niño Theme Page
http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/toga-tao/el-nino/home.html
Contains an introduction to El Niño, frequently (and less frequently) asked questions, and information about impacts and predictions. In English, Spanish and Portuguese.


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