National Coastal Assessment/Coastal 2000s
Entry ID: gomc_82

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Summary
Abstract: The US EPA's National Coastal Assessment surveys the condition of the Nation's coastal resources by creating an integrated, comprehensive monitoring program among the coastal states.

To answer broad-scale questions on environmental conditions, EMAP and its partners have collected estuarine and coastal data from thousands of stations along the coasts of the continental United States. EMAP's ... View entire text
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Description: Additional information about this monitoring program and data are available
from this web site.

Description: Additional information about this monitoring program and data are available
from this web site.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.18   S: 38.45   E: -66.98   W: -75.77

Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
EPA0158

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints Data can be downloaded from the web at: http://www.epa.gov/emap/nca/html/data/

Note: Some of the information resources within this website are password protected. This protection is intended to allow a preliminary release of information to a particular group of public reviewers. Once the EPA and reviewers have collectively agreed upon specific details, information will be released for general circulation.
Use Constraints EMAP requests that all individuals who download EMAP data acknowledge the source of these data in any reports, papers, or presentations. If you publish these data, please include a statement similar to: "Some or all of the data described in this article were produced by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency through its Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program (EMAP)".
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Atlantic Ecology Division, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.epa.gov/aed/

Data Center Personnel
Name: HAL WALKER
Phone: (401)782-3134
Email: walker.hal at epa.gov
Contact Address:
27 Tarzwell Drive
City: Narrangasett
Province or State: RI
Postal Code: 02882
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Tab-delimited ASCII files
Fees: No
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 401-782-3007
Email: hale.stephen at epa.gov
Contact Address:
27 Tarzwell Drive
City: Narragansett
Province or State: Rhode Island
Postal Code: 02882
Country: USA
Publications/References
Strobel, C.J. 2000. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program:Coastal 2000 - Northeast component: field operations manual. Narragansett (RI): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Atlantic Ecology Division. EPA/620/R-00/002. 68 p.

U.S. EPA. 2001. National Coastal Assessment: Field Operations ... View entire text
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-08-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2007-06-27
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