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.
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How did the spelling of these acronyms evolve/devolve and which is the most common?
Grab a cup of joe and have fun exploring the treasures of the ocean and Great Lakes economy.
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.
Some ocean uses conflict with offshore wind energy development, but can be minimized with the right amount of planning.