Ocean Literacy Principles

“Ocean literacy is an understanding of the ocean’s influence on you – and your influence on the ocean.”

Marine Science Education

Learn about different marine science careers and South Africa’s incredibale marine biodiversity

World Ocean Day

On World Oceans Day, we celebrate and honour our ocean, which connects us all. People all around our blue planet get together to start creating a better future.

Tidal Territories

Learn about the animals that live on the rocky shore in the intertidal zone in this interactive program.

Biomes of South Africa

The South African Environmental Observation Network (SAEON) in keeping abreast with changes in technology and pedagogy has developed an e-learning programme on the Biomes of South Africa for grade 10 Life Science aligned to the South African Curriculum Assessment and Policy Statements(CAPS).

GIS eLearning

The South African Environmental Observation Network (SAEON) presents this free Geographic Information System (GIS) eLearning material. The training material includes QGIS and Google Earth tutorials. This free online learning programme on GIS is also aligned to the Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statements (CAPS) and will be useful to Geography Educators and organisations involved in environmental science education training.