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Dataset: MAPPING Human Uses of the Ocean
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Updated 13 Jan 2021

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Understanding human uses of the ocean is essential to successful marine planning, but spatial information on ocean uses is often scarce and difficult to capture consistently over large areas. Participatory geographic information system (PGIS) methods provide interactive ways to capture local knowledge and ocean-use patterns through specialized GIS mapping tools. Visit How to Map Ocean Uses with Participatory GIS to access NOAAs methods for developing and implementing a participatory mapping project. Learn more

Dataset:MAPPING Human Uses of the Ocean
Provider:Federal Geographic Data Committee
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Country:United States of America

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