Games and Activities

Ocean Guardian kids club logo with an illustration of sanctuary sam

Ocean Guardian Kids Club and Contest

(open to all kids in K-8)

Join the Hawai`i Ocean Guardian Kids Club and Contest to win some great prizes. This contest encourages children around the country to create original poetry, artwork or a short story about the endangered, threatened and protected marine life found around the Hawaiian archipelago. All K-8 students in the United States are eligible and encouraged to join!

Have Google Earth on your computer?

Google EarthTurn on the Ocean Layer and navigate "fly to" Cordell Bank to see our stories (You'll need Google Earth version 5.0 or higher.)

Produced prior to the expansion of Cordell Bank and Gulf of the (now "Greater") Farallones national marine sanctuaries in 2015. 

Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary Expeditions

See pictures and read blogs from past science expeditions to Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary.

Fall 2010

Re-discovering Cordell Bank: Dive Expedition 30 Years Later 

Summer 2010

West Coast Deep Sea Coral Cruise 

Tune into the Ocean

tune into the ocean logoTune into the Sanctuary Radio Program/Ocean Currents.

Watch Videos

Get below the waves and check out Cordell Bank
in our Video Gallery


Hero's Journey: A Marin Salmon's Tale 

Follow the journey of a Coho Salmon, from the Pacific Ocean, and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary to the Lagunitas Creek. This six-minute slideshow features natural sounds and images that connect you with the feeling of wild Marin.