More Than Just Data

Dive into the Digital Coast to Get the Data, Tools, and Training Communities Need to Address Coastal Issues.

Digital Coast. More than just data.

More Than Just Data

What is the Digital Coast?

This NOAA-sponsored website is focused on helping communities address coastal issues. The Digital Coast provides coastal data from reputable sources and the all-important tools, training, and information needed to make these data truly useful. The dynamic Digital Coast Partnership, whose members represent the website’s primary user groups, keeps the effort focused on customer needs.

Learn more in our About section, or just dive in. And please provide feedback as often as possible. Hearing from you is what makes the Digital Coast work.

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How did the spelling of these acronyms evolve/devolve and which is the most common?

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Grab a cup of joe and have fun exploring the treasures of the ocean and Great Lakes economy.

What is the Ocean and Great Lakes Economy? Ten Utterly Fascinating Facts

Learn about the jobs (and dollars!) directly supported by the resources of the oceans and Great Lakes. Memorize one or two tidbits to impress your friends.

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Some ocean uses conflict with offshore wind energy development, but can be minimized with the right amount of planning.

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