Mathematically Exploring the Wakulla Caves

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The tide is high!  How can we statistically prove there is a relationship between the tides on the Gulf Coast and in a fresh water spring 20 miles from each other?

Subject(s): Science, Mathematics
Grade Level(s): 7, 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Educators , Students
Keywords: Wakulla, Caves, Pollution, statistical analysis, tidal signal, tide, statistically significant, math model, nonlinear, regression, Wakulla Springs State Park, Gulf coast, springs, coast, FSU, Eric Chicken, residuals, Fourier Analysis, amplitude, frequency, phase shift
Instructional Component Type(s): Perspectives Video: Expert