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1. SQ41-42 Mawson - 1:1 Million Topographic GIS Dataset [SQ41-42]
SQ41-42 Mawson - 1:1 Million Topographic GIS Dataset is part of the International Map of the World 1:1000000 map series. This dataset was updated in 2001/02 with the integration of data from the AAT ...


2. SR43-44 Ingrid Christensen Coast - 1:1 Million Topographic GIS Dataset [SR43-44]
The SR43-44 dataset is a topographic dataset, detailing features within Princess Elizabeth Land, more specifically along the Ingrid Christensen Coast. The area includes Prydz Bay and the Amery Ice ...


3. Topographic Lidar Survey of Dauphin Island, Alabama and Chandeleur, Stake, Grand Gosier and Breton Islands, Louisiana, July 12-14, 2013 -- Bare Earth Digital Elevation Models (DEMs) [USGS_DS-838_DEM]   PARENT DIF
A topographic lidar survey was conducted on July 12-14, 2013 over Dauphin Island, Alabama and Chandeleur, Stake, Grand Gosier and Breton Islands, Louisiana. The data were collected at a nominal pulse ...


4. Topographic Lidar Survey of Dauphin Island, Alabama and Chandeleur, Stake, Grand Gosier and Breton Islands, Louisiana, July 12-14, 2013 -- Classified Point Data [USGS_DS-838_LAS]   PARENT DIF
A topographic lidar survey was conducted July 12-14, 2013 over Dauphin Island, Alabama and Chandeleur, Stake, Grand Gosier and Breton Islands, Louisiana. Lidar data exchange format (LAS) ...


5. Topographic Lidar Survey of the Alabama, Mississippi, and Southeast Louisiana Barrier Islands, from September 5 to October 11, 2012 -- Classified Point Data [USGS_DS-839_LAS]   PARENT DIF
A topographic lidar survey was conducted from September 5 to October 11, 2012, for the barrier islands of Alabama, Mississippi and southeast Louisiana, including the coast near Port Fourchon. Most ...


6. Topographic Lidar Survey of the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana, February 6, 2012 -- Bare Earth DEMs [USGS_DS-840_DEM]   PARENT DIF
A topographic Lidar survey was conducted on February 6, 2012, over the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana. The data were collected at a nominal pulse space of 0.5-meter (m) and processed to identify bare ...


7. Topographic Lidar Survey of the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana, February 6, 2012 -- Classified Point Data [USGS_DS-840_LAS]   PARENT DIF
A topographic Lidar survey was conducted on February 6, 2012, over the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana. The data were collected at a nominal pulse space of 0.5-meter (m) and processed to identify bare ...


8. Topographic lidar survey of Dauphin Island, Alabama and Chandeleur, Stake, Grand Gosier and Breton Islands, Louisiana, July 12-14, 2013 [USGS_DS-838]   CHILD DIFs
This Data Series Report contains lidar elevation data collected on July 12 and 14, 2013, for Dauphin Island, Alabama, and Chandeleur, Stake, Grand Gosier and Breton Islands, Louisiana. Classified ...


9. Topographic lidar survey of the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana, February 6, 2012 [USGS_DS-840]   CHILD DIFs
This Data Series Report contains lidar elevation data collected February 6, 2012, for Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana. Point cloud data in lidar data exchange format (LAS) and bare earth digital elevation ...


10. Sidescan Sonar Data From USGS Cruises [SIDESCAN]
Data collected by SOund NAvigation and Ranging systems, commonly called sonar data, are probably best known by the general public for their use in detection of enemy vessels during wartime. However, ...


11. Marine Ecosystems Response in the Mediterranean Experiment [MERMEX]
MerMex focus on the understanding of the effects of key natural and anthropogenic forcings on ecosystems (from coastal zones to open-ocean, from pelagos to benthos) and organisms (from viruses to ...


12. Northwestern Panhandle of Florida Coastal Classification Maps - St. Andrew Bay Entrance Channel to Perdido Pass [USGS_OFR_2004_1217]
One purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate representations of pre-storm ground conditions for areas that are designated high-priority because they ...


13. Coastal Aerial Photography from the National Ocean Service (NOS) National Geodetic Survey (NGS) available through NOS MapFinder [NOS_MAPFINDER_COASTAL_PHOTO]
Precision aerial photography is collected by the National Ocean Service (NOS) National Geodetic Survey (NGS) Remote Sensing Division for the production of coastal survey maps. The georeferenced, ...


14. Spatial Extent of Massachusetts Executive Order 181: Barrier Beaches [barb]
This data layer represents the spatial extent of Massachusetts Executive Order 181: Barrier Beaches. An existing spatial data layer that had been created by the University of Massachusetts, Amherst ...


15. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1020]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) in Maryland and Virginia. The CVI ...


16. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CAHA) to Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1064]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CAHA) in North Carolina. The CVI ranks ...


17. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Cumberland Island National Seashore (Cuis) To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1196]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Cumberland Island National Seashore in Georgia. The CVI ranks the following ...


18. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Gulf Islands To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2003_108]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Gulf Islands National Seashore (GUIS) in Mississippi and Florida. The CVI ...


19. Coastal Vulnerability to Sea-Level Rise: A Preliminary Database for the U.S. Atlantic, Pacific, and Gulf of Mexico Coasts [USGS_DDS-68]
Coastal Changes Due to Sea-Level Rise: One of the most important applied problems in coastal geology today is determining the physical response of the coastline to sea-level rise. Predicting shoreline ...


20. Southeastern Louisiana Coastal Classification Maps - Pass Abel to East Timbalier Island [USGS_OFR_2005_1003]
This data set describes a Coastal Classification Map that extends from Pass Abel to East Timbalier Island. One purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate ...


21. West-Central Florida Coastal Classification Maps - Anclote Key to Venice Inlet [USGS_OFR_2003_227]
This data set describes a Coastal Classification Map that extends from Anclote Key to Venice Inlet. One purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate representations ...


22. Biodiversity of the Gulf of Mexico Database (BioGoMx) [BioGoMx_HRI]
The Biodiversity of the Gulf of Mexico Database (BioGoMx) was based on a comprehensive biotic inventory of the Gulf of Mexico sponsored by the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies (HRI), ...


23. Soil and Terrain Database for Latin America and the Carribean - 1:5 Million Scale [FAO.SOTERLAC]
Up till now the major source of geo-referenced soil data of Latin America and the Carribean at a scale of 1:5 Million was the FAO/UNESCO Soil Map of the World. Since the publication of the South ...


24. Geomorphology and Depositional Subenvironments of Gulf Islands National Seashore, Perdido Key and Santa Rosa Island, Florida [USGS_OFR_2010_1330]
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is studying coastal hazards and coastal change to improve our understanding of coastal ecosystems and to develop better capabilities of predicting future coastal ...


25. Database of Recent Tsunami Deposits [USGS_OFR_2010_1172]
This report describes a database of sedimentary characteristics of tsunami deposits derived from published accounts of tsunami deposit investigations conducted shortly after the occurrence of a tsunami. ...


26. Environmental Sensitivity Index Maps available from National Ocean Service (NOS) [NOS_ORCA_HAZMAT_ESI_MAPS]
Environmental Sensitivity Index (ESI) maps are an integral component in oil-spill contingency planning and assessment. They serve as the first source of information in the event of an ...


27. Australian Coastal Atlas Queenland Node [AUSTRALIAN_COASTAL_ATLAS_QLD]
The Queensland Node of the Australian Coastal Atlas lets you view layers of information about the Queensland coast, and you can even print out your own custom map. The Atlas includes maps ...


28. Solway Firth GDSPDS [Solway_Firth]
Solway Firth GDSPDS (Geo-Information Decision Support Processing and Dissemination System) Database The Solway Firth GDSPDS information website deals with the GDSPDS Technology ...


29. Hurricane Katrina Impact Studies [USGS_Katrina_Coastal_Impact]   CHILD DIFs
Hurricane Katrina made landfall as a category 4 storm in Plaquemines Parish, LA on August 29, 2005. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), NASA, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the University ...


30. Hurricane Wilma Impact Studies [USGS_WILMA_COASTAL_IMPACT]
Hurricane Wilma made landfall as a category 2 storm south of Fort Meyers, Florida on October 24, 2005. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), NASA, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are ...


31. Hurricane Katrina Impact Studies: Pre- and Post-Storm 3D Topography [USGS_KATRINA_COASTAL_IMPACT_LIDAR]   PARENT DIF
In a cooperative research program, the USGS, NASA and the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) are using airborne laser mapping systems to survey coastal areas before and after hurricanes. ...


32. Hurricane Rita Impact Studies [USGS_RITA_COASTAL_IMPACT]
Hurricane Rita made landfall on September 24, 2005 near the TX-LA border. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), NASA, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the University of New Orleans, Louisiana ...


33. Coastal Erosion and Wetland Change in Louisiana: Selected USGS Products [USGS-DDS-79]
Louisiana contains 25 percent of the vegetated wetlands and 40 percent of the tidal wetlands in the 48 conterminous States. These critical natural systems are being lost. Louisiana leads the Nation ...


34. Historical Changes in the Mississippi-Alabama Barrier Islands and the Roles of Extreme Storms, Sea Level, and Human Activities [USGS_OFR_2007_1161]
An historical analysis of images and documents shows that the Mississippi-Alabama (MS-AL) barrier islands are undergoing rapid land loss and translocation. The barrier island chain formed and grew ...


35. Bottom Photographs from the Pulley Ridge Deep Coral Reef [USGS_OFR_2004_1228]
Pulley Ridge is a series of drowned barrier islands that extend over 100 km in 60-100 m water depths. This drowned ridge is located on the Florida Platform in the southeastern Gulf of Mexico about ...


36. National Geodetic Survey's (NGS) Coastal Survey Maps [NOS_NGS_COAST_SURV_MAP]
Coastal survey maps, also known as T-Sheets, serve as the basic database of shoreline and topography used in the production of nautical charts. Historical data from these surveys are often used in ...


37. Nautical Charts available from National Ocean Service (NOS) Marine Chart Division (MCD) [NOS_OCS_MCD_NAUT_CHARTS]
Nautical charts from NOAA's National Ocean Service (NOS) Office of the Coast Survey (OCS) Marine Chart Division (MCD) are fundamental navigational tools required for safe passage of waterborne commerce. ...


38. Daily Visual Observations of Wave Direction and Coastal Hydrographic Parameterss from the CERC Field Research Facility, Duck, North Carolina [CERC_FRF_DAILY_OBS]
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Waterways Experiment Station (WES), Coastal Engineering Research Center (CERC) Field Research Facility (FRF) conducts coastal research on a barrier island at Duck, ...


39. South Texas Coastal Classification Maps - Mansfield Channel to the Rio Grande [USGS_OFR_2006_1133]
The primary purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate representations of pre-storm ground conditions for areas that are designated high priority because ...


40. Assawoman Island Division of the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia [USFWS_CSDS_asibnd]   PARENT DIF
This data set contains boundary layers for the Assawoman Division of the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia. National Wildlife Refuges are federal lands managed by the U.S. Fish and ...


41. Coastal Classification Atlas: Central Texas Coastal Classification Maps - Aransas Pass to Mansfield Channel [USGS_OFR_2006_1096]
The primary purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate representations of pre-storm ground conditions for areas that are designated high priority because ...


42. Preliminary Geologic Map of Southernmost Texas, United States, and parts of Tamaulipas and Nuevo Leon, Mexico [USGS_OFR_2005_1409]
The geologic map covers the southernmost part of Texas (parts of Jim Hogg, Brooks, Starr, Hidalgo, Zapata, Willacy, Kenedy, and Cameron Counties), and parts of Nuevo Leon and Tamaulipas, Mexico. Geologic ...


43. Real Time Monitoring of Coastal and Estuarine Process [LSU_ESL_COAST_EST_PROCESS]
The Louisiana Coastal ocean receives the discharge from the Mississippi and Atchafalaya Rivers through the "bird-foot" delta and through Atchafalaya Bay. Over thousands of years, these river sediments ...


44. Synthetic Aperture Radar for Coastal Flood Mapping [LSU_ESL_SAR]
Hurricane-induced storm surges, waves, and rain can all contribute to widespread coastal flooding, particularly in low relief areas such as southeast Louisiana. The Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) ...


45. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR001: Long-Term Monitoring of Meteorology and Tides [LTER_VCR001]
LTER/VCR001: LTER Level-3 weather stations located at Brownsville (Nassawadox, VA) Phillips Creek (Nassawadox, VA), Hog Island and Oyster VA collect data each minute and log summaries every hour. ...


46. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR002: Development of Soils on Barrier Island-Salt Marsh Boundaries [LTER_VCR002]
LTER/VCR002: Soils were sampled at four sampling stations (two inland, two on the marsh) for the Hog island and Brownsville transects. Four pits were dug at each site and the soils were sampled at ...


47. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR003: Characterization of Nutrient Pools on the Virginia Coast Reserve [LTER_VCR003]
LTER/VCR001: This project characterizes 1) the bulk nutrients in the sediments, 2) the dissolved nutrients in the sediments, and 3) to some extent the water column, of VCR. Bulk sediment samples ...


48. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR004: Delmarva Peninsula Hurricane Records from 1650 [LTER_VCR004]
LTER/VCR004: This is an inventory of tropical storms on VCR from 1650 to the 1988. While tropical storms are infrequent (several landfalls per 100 years) the magnitude of the disturbance is great. ...


49. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR006: Biogeography of Mammals on the Virginia Barrier Islands [LTER_VCR006]
LTER/VCR006: This project is designed to determine the relative influence of each of a suite of physical and biological attributes on the number and composition of mammal species found on an island. ...


50. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR007: Temporal and Spatial Distribution of Microbial Biomass, Growth, and Activity [LTER_VCR007]
LTER/VCR007: Water quality monitoring at 10 permanent stations from the mainland salt marshes to Quinby Inlet was started in July 1988. These stations are sampled monthly for bacterial abundance, ...


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