Peer Review for material titled "The Ozone Hole Tour"
User Rating for material titled "The Ozone Hole Tour"
Member Comments for material titled "The Ozone Hole Tour"
Bookmark Collections for material titled "The Ozone Hole Tour"
Course ePortfolios for material titled "The Ozone Hole Tour"
Learning Exercises for material titled "The Ozone Hole Tour"
Accessibility Info for material titled "The Ozone Hole Tour"
Please enter a Bookmark title
Please limit Bookmark title to 65 characters
Please enter a description
Please limit Bookmark title to 4000 characters
A Bookmark with this title already existed.
Please limit a note about this material to 2048 characters
Search all MERLOT
Select to go to your profile
Select to go to your workspace
Select to go to your Dashboard Report
Select to go to your Content Builder
Select to log out
Search Terms
Enter username
Enter password
Please give at least one keyword of at least three characters for the search to work with. The more keywords you give, the better the search will work for you.
select OK to launch help window
cancel help



Search > Material Results >

The Ozone Hole Tour


The Ozone Hole Tour

Logo for The Ozone Hole Tour
It is a website about the ozone layer and its global effects. It demonstrates by means of visuals the size, causes and consequences of the ozone in the Antartic. This website is interesting, interactive with the use of multimedia techniques. It is easy to navigate and up-to-date. It is informative without being too scientific. In this way, it has managed to cater for the scientist and the non-scientist. The pictures are very clear and effective. The only potential problem for visitors to the... More
Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: March 18, 2002
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 27, 2015
Send email to
Submitter: Betty Rohlehr


  • Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
    Editor Review (not reviewed)
  • User review 4.5 average rating
  • User Rating: 4.5 user rating
  • Discussion (2 Comments)
  • Learning Exercises (none)
  • Bookmark Collections (3)
  • Course ePortfolios (none)
  • Accessibility Info (none)

  • Rate this material
  • Create a learning exercise
  • Add accessibility information
  • Pick a Bookmark Collection or Course ePortfolio to put this material in or scroll to the bottom to create a new Bookmark Collection
    Name the Bookmark Collection to represent the materials you will add
    Describe the Bookmark Collection so other MERLOT users will know what it contains and if it has value for their work or teaching. Other users can copy your Bookmark Collection to their own profile and modify it to save time
    Edit the information about the material in this {0}
    Submitting Bookmarks...


Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Quicktime
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure


QR Code for this Page

Users who viewed this material also viewed...


Discussion for The Ozone Hole Tour

Log in to participate in the discussions or Register if you are not already a MERLOT member.

Return to Top of Page
Avatar for Karen Gardner-Athey
13 years ago

Karen Gardner-Athey (Staff)

I spent several minutes reviewing this site. The content seems very
instructive-right at a level that I can understand (not being of a scientific
background this is important). The materials are easy to read and follow.

Technical Remarks:

This would be an excellent site for students and teachers to use to understand
the "Ozone Hole". First itme users should find it fairly easy to use.

Avatar for Robert Trullinger
13 years ago

Robert Trullinger (Faculty)

I spent 12-15 minutes at the site, and the quality of the content and graphics
is excellent. The site is very easy to navigate with a lot of good instruction
in how to make the most of the site. The use of movie clips to show actual and
computer modeling of the ozone layer allows the authors to convey very difficult
information so that the layperson can understand it. Also, the use of glossary
links helps the layperson get needed additional information about specialized
terms and significant people in the study of the ozone layer. This site would
be very useful in both high school and college science classes.