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Jacques Cousteau National Estuarine Research Reserve GIS

Abstract: The National Estuarine Reserve System (NERRS) was created by Congress through
the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972. Currently, 23 NERR sites, including
the Jacques Cousteau NERR, have been established to manage and protect
estuaries that have been selected to represent the biogeographic regions of the
United States and its territories. NERRS is a non-regulatory program towards
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Description: Coastal Resources Repository

Description: Rutgers University Marine and Coastal Sciences.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 41.47   S: 38.8   E: -73.78   W: -75.69

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Rutgers University
Dataset Title: Jacques Cousteau National Estuarine Research Reserve GIS
Dataset Publisher: Rutgers University
Online Resource:
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Originating Center
Data Center
North Inlet-Winyah Bay Reserve, Baruch Marine Field Laboratory, Belle W. Baruch Institute for Marine and Coastal Sciences, University of South Carolina Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: (843) 546-6219
Fax: (843) 546-1632
Email: tammy at
Contact Address:
University of South Carolina
Baruch Marine Field Laboratory
P.O. Box 1630
City: Georgetown
Province or State: South Carolina
Postal Code: 29442
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-08-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23