National Geodetic Survey's (NGS) Coastal Survey Maps
Entry ID: NOS_NGS_COAST_SURV_MAP

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Summary
Abstract: 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
litigation to determine property ownership, to enforce regulatory
mandates, and to estimate rates of shoreline change. Additionally,
these maps provide an accurate framework of geomorphic data for
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Description: National Ocean Service Data Explorer provides search and online access to GIF
images of NGS's coastal survey maps.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 49.0   S: 26.0   E: -67.0   W: -125.0
  N: 23.0   S: 18.0   E: -154.0   W: -161.0

Ancillary Keywords
Originating Center
Data Center
National Geodetic Survey, National Ocean Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: INFORMATION SERVICES BRANCH NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY
Phone: 301-713-3242
Fax: 301-713-4172
Email: ngs.infocenter at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
National Geodetic Survey, NOAA
Information Services Branch
1315 East-West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910-3282
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: WWW
Distribution Format: GIF
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-12-04
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