MapMaker Interactive: Ocean Surface Currents
Map by National Geographic Society
to reach a destination.
a journey entirely around something—an island, continent, or the entire Earth.
steady, predictable flow of fluid within a larger body of that fluid.
voyage or trip.
to plan and direct the course of a journey.
place on a body of water where ships can tie up or dock and load and unload cargo.
wind that blows from one direction.
person who works aboard a ship.
person who observes an event or situation.
direction in which the sun appears to set.