Tide Pools

  • Where are tide pools found?
-Tide pools are mostly found in the west coast.
-California,Oregon,Washington,British Columbia(Canada),Baja California(Mexico),Alaska,Hawaii,etc.
  • What is the average temperature of tide pools?
-The average temperature is 9-11 degrees Celsius(48.2-51.8 degrees Fahrenheit).
  • What is the average salinity of tide pools?
-The average salinity percentage for tide pools is 35%.


  • Make a packing list for the family taking a trip (pretend everything you bring is waterproof)
- I would bring a snorkel, a wet suit, a watch, sunscreen, and towels.

  • All about science
  • How do tides affect sea life and other organisms?
- During low tides, a tide pool becomes dry with puddles, where fish lay their eggs, crabs and other edge creatures like to move their.

- During high tides, the places is covered with water and fish are swimming around.

  • How do humans impact tide pools?
- We harvest fish and plants for food, bait, and home aquariums.

  • How can we protect tide pools?
- We could stop fishing at tide pools and taking animals away from their natural habitat.