Alaska Tsunami Ocean Sciences Bowl
17th annual competition
February 28–March 2, 2014
The Alaska Tsunami Ocean Sciences Bowl is a regional competition for Alaska high schools on topics related to the study of the oceans. This regional event is part of the annual National Ocean Sciences Bowl. The winning team of the Alaska Tsunami Bowl competes against other regional teams from all over the United States.
See links below and at left for more information on this exciting competition.
Full roster of teams signed up for 2014 competition
With the addition of second teams from three schools, 20 teams representing 17 high schools are slated to compete at the 2014 Alaska Tsunami Bowl in Seward.
2014 national competition saved by private sponsors
A private donation from Eric and Wendy Schmidt has made possible this year's national competition, which will be hosted by the Orca Bowl in Seattle on May 1–4, 2014. The theme is ocean acidification.
Questions needed for national competition
The national office is in need of volunteer question writers willing to submit 20 buzzer questions (multiple choice toss-ups and short answer bonuses) or 1 to 2 Team Challenge Questions (TCQs) each.
If you are interested in helping, please visit the NOSB Question Writers page for guidelines and templates. Please note that questions that do not follow the guidelines and templates may not be accepted.
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