The NOAA Coastal Services Center works to protect coastal resources and keep communities safe from coastal hazards by providing data, tools, training, and technical assistance.

Our Expertise

Social Science

The people side of coastal management can be challenging. Use our social science resources to help your program put their best foot forward.


Lidar data, satellite imagery, sea level rise viewer, technical assistance – we’ve got you covered.


We bring what you need when and where you need it – specialized training in person, online,and through publications and webinars.

Products and Services

Sea Level Rise Viewer

Creates maps of potential impacts of sea level rise along the coast and provides related information and data for community officials.

Coastal Lidar

Lidar data sets contributed by many different entities and groups, distributed in user-specified formats, resolutions, and datums.

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