Watch a recording of the OneNOAA webinar about Northeast Ocean DataJuly 1, 2020

New map layers show Clam Dredge Exemption Areas in the Great South Channel Habitat Management Area implemented by NOAA FisheriesJune 19, 2020

New 2018 and 2019 vessel traffic data, maps, and tools now available on Northeast Ocean Data PortalJune 12, 2020

Supplement to Vineyard Wind 1 Draft Environmental Impact Statement now available for public commentJune 11, 2020

Attend a Portal webinar on June 23 hosted by OneNOAA Science Seminar SeriesJune 8, 2020

New England Fishery Management Council’s Northeast Fishing Effects Model maps and data availableJune 2, 2020

New basemaps and increased control of dynamic NOAA chart layersMay 26, 2020

Updated Parks and Reserves dataMay 21, 2020

Updates to Sea Scallop Rotational Areas from NOAA FisheriesMay 20, 2020

Revisions to Portal’s navigation menu and map headers increase user-friendlinessMay 19, 2020

Updates to electric transmission lines and substations dataMarch 26, 2020

New layer from Army Corps of Engineers shows navigation channelsMarch 25, 2020

Read our latest newsletter for a round-up of Portal happeningsFebruary 3, 2020

Webinar recording about species movement data products now availableJanuary 16, 2020

Portal maps and data support public comment period for New England Fishery Management Council Omnibus Deep-Sea Coral AmendmentJanuary 8, 2020

Short video tutorial introduces Map Galleries, a new feature on Northeast Ocean Data PortalDecember 17, 2019

New Map Galleries provide easy access to ready-made maps on current ocean management issuesDecember 12, 2019

New loggerhead sea turtle maps show monthly turtle density and distributionDecember 9, 2019

Migration routes and winter habitats of northern gannet, red-throated loon, and surf scoter revealed on new mapsNovember 18, 2019

NOAA Fisheries reopens comment period for proposed dredge exemption areas in the Great South Channel Habitat Management AreaNovember 14, 2019

New map layer shows US Coast Guard SectorsNovember 13, 2019

New tutorial: Updated fish biomass maps with data from federal trawl surveysOctober 29, 2019

NOAA Fisheries Statistical Reporting Areas now viewable on Data Explorer interactive mapOctober 24, 2019

Updated map of average offshore wind speeds in the northeast and mid-Atlantic regionsOctober 22, 2019

New high-resolution bathymetry maps provide a detailed view of Gulf of Maine seafloorOctober 21, 2019

New maps and data support public comment period for proposed designation of an ocean dredged material disposal site for the southern Maine, New Hampshire, and northern Massachusetts coastal regionOctober 1, 2019

Improved maps and data support public comment period for New England Fishery Management Council Omnibus Deep-Sea Coral AmendmentSeptember 5, 2019

Did you miss last week’s marine life webinar? A recording is now available.August 7, 2019

Public Marine Life Webinar to be hosted by Northeast Ocean Data Portal, Mid-Atlantic Ocean Data Portal, and MDATJuly 25, 2019

Atlantic Large Whale Take Reduction Plan management areas added to Data Explorer and deep-sea coral habitat maps revisedJuly 22, 2019

Updates and new visualizations for navigation-related data in Marine Transportation ThemeJuly 18, 2019

Major release of marine life data provides new maps of fish distribution and biomass, and updated maps of marine mammalsJune 28, 2019

New maps of offshore wind projects in review and updated maps of renewable energy leases and planning areasJune 4, 2019

Amended Rhode Island Geographic Location DescriptionApril 24, 2019

Tutorial on “Communities at Sea” Maps of Commercial Fishing ActivityApril 23, 2019

Explore Connections Between Fishing Communities and Their Fishing Grounds on New MapsApril 17, 2019

Updated Maps of Aquaculture Sites in New HampshireApril 16, 2019

Join Us for a Panel Discussion in BostonMarch 18, 2019

New Case Study on U.S. Navy’s Use of the PortalMarch 18, 2019

Maps Related to Offshore Sand Resources Now Available on Northeast Ocean Data PortalMarch 7, 2019

New Feature Enables Portal Users to Measure Distance and Area on Data Explorer MapFebruary 21, 2019

New Case Study: Coast Guard Uses Data Portal for Waterways Management in the NortheastFebruary 13, 2019

New Page with Maps of Proposed Vineyard Wind Project AreaFebruary 8, 2019

New Data Now Available for NEFMC Clam Dredge FrameworkFebruary 7, 2019

Webinar: What Is the Northeast Ocean Data Portal and How Can the Public Use It to Make Comments on Proposed Projects?January 24, 2019

Recording of Portal Webinar Now AvailableJanuary 17, 2019

Updated Map of Offshore Energy Planning AreasJanuary 14, 2019

January 2019 NewsletterJanuary 8, 2019

Updates to Fishery Management AreasDecember 13, 2018

Updated Maps of Wind Energy Areas Offshore New York and MassachusettsNovember 27, 2018

NEFMC Clam Dredge Framework Alternatives Now Viewable on Northeast Ocean Data Interactive MapsNovember 16, 2018

New 2017 Vessel Traffic Data, Maps, and Tools Now Available on Northeast Ocean DataNovember 8, 2018

New Case Study Features Teachers Using the Data Portal to Engage K-12 StudentsOctober 4, 2018

Webinar: Mapping Marine Life on the East Coast (Sept. 28)August 27, 2018

Panel Discussion on Northeast Ocean Data and Ocean Policy to Be Hosted by Environmental Business Council on September 26August 27, 2018

Thousands of Updated Marine Life Maps Reflect Recent Observations, New Species, New Species GroupsAugust 13, 2018

New Vessel Traffic Data and Maps Now Available on Northeast Ocean Data PortalJuly 20, 2018

Northeast Ocean Data Adds Federal Consistency Geographic Location DescriptionsMay 31, 2018

Deep-Sea Coral Management Areas Updated on Northeast Ocean DataMay 30, 2018

Updated Regional Eelgrass MapMay 16, 2018

Trainings in Massachusetts and New Hampshire Provide Jumpstart in Using the Northeast Ocean Data PortalMay 7, 2018

Northeast Ocean Data Portal Can Inform Public Comment Process for Areas in New York Bight Under Consideration by BOEM for Commercial Wind Energy LeasingMay 3, 2018

Northeast Ocean Data Portal Can Inform Public Comment Process for BOEM Proposed Sale Notice for Wind Power Leases Offshore MassachusettsMay 1, 2018

Commercial Fishing Maps Updated to Show a Decade of Data on Fishing Vessel Activity in the Northeastern U.S.April 30, 2018

New Tutorials Demonstrate How to Use Theme Maps and the Data ExplorerApril 10, 2018

Redesigned Northeast Ocean Data Portal Offers Enhanced User-Friendliness and PerformanceMarch 12, 2018

Map and Database of Energy and Infrastructure Projects Off the New England Coast UpdatedFebruary 5, 2018

Download Summaries of the Northeast Regional Planning Body’s November Meeting and Data WorkshopJanuary 30, 2018

Film Screening at New England Aquarium Features Demonstration and Panelist from Northeast Ocean DataJanuary 24, 2018

Upcoming Public Webinar on the Northeast Ocean Health IndexJanuary 12, 2018

Updated Map Shows Revised Option for Deep-Sea Coral Management Zones for NEFMC Habitat Committee MeetingJanuary 9, 2018

Updates to Recreation DataNovember 29, 2017

New York’s Area for Consideration for Offshore Wind Development Has Been Added to Northeast Ocean Data’s Interactive MapsNovember 20, 2017

Attend a Regional Ocean Planning Workshop and Meeting on November 15-16November 13, 2017

Upcoming Northeast Ocean Data Presentations at CERF and NEARC ConferencesOctober 24, 2017

New Case Study: Cost Savings for Connecticut’s Ocean Planning ProcessSeptember 5, 2017

Updated Data and Maps of Fisheries Management AreasSeptember 1, 2017

New Case Study: Leveraging Ocean Data for Economic and Ecological Vitality in New YorkAugust 23, 2017

Updated Map of Ocean Observing Buoys and StationsAugust 16, 2017

Overlay Maps of Individual Species with Other Marine Life, Human Use, and Environmental DataAugust 1, 2017

Enhancements Provide New Options to Customize Data Explorer MapsJuly 26, 2017

Case Studies: How Are People Using the Northeast Ocean Data Portal?May 22, 2017

Additional Maps of Deep-Sea Coral Management Area AlternativesMay 18, 2017

New Maps Show Fish Biomass in Long Island Sound Based on Trawl Survey DataApril 12, 2017

NEFMC Deep-Sea Coral Management Area AlternativesMarch 29, 2017

New Basemap Options and Other Enhancements to Interactive MapsJanuary 31, 2017

Overlay New Marine Life Data with Human Use and Environmental DataDecember 14, 2016

National Ocean Council Certifies the Northeast Ocean PlanDecember 7, 2016

Marine Life Data Enhancements Released in Conjunction with 2016 Northeast Ocean PlanOctober 19, 2016

New Multibeam Bathymetry Survey Data Posted for Maine, New York, and Connecticut July 19, 2016

Release of the Draft Northeast Ocean PlanMay 25, 2016

A Trove of New Maps of Marine Mammals, Birds, and Fish in the Northeast U.S. OceanMay 25, 2016

National Security Theme Added to Northeast Ocean DataMay 25, 2016

Baseline Assessment Maps Show Demographic and Economic Data for the NortheastMay 25, 2016

New Map Shows Priority Restoration and Conservation Projects in New EnglandMarch 17, 2016

Updated Maps of Physical and Biological Habitat DataMarch 17, 2016

Northeast Ocean Data Maps Now Link Directly to Related Studies in Bureau of Ocean Energy Management DatabaseMarch 17, 2016

Redesigned Home Page Reflects New Data Themes in Support of the Upcoming Draft Northeast Ocean PlanMarch 17, 2016

Updated Maps of Fishing Vessel Activity and New Maps of Fishery Management AreasDecember 8, 2015

New Recreation Data Show Whale Watching, SCUBA, Sailing, Surfing, and MoreNovember 6, 2015

Commercial Vessel Traffic Map Updated with 2013 DataNovember 6, 2015

Updates to Interactive Maps, Home Page, and Upcoming Products PageMay 7, 2015

Centralized Source of Eelgrass Maps and Data for the NortheastMarch 26, 2015

Energy Map Updated Following Lease Sale of Portions of the Massachusetts Wind Planning AreaMarch 11, 2015

Bathymetric Dataset Released for Vicinity of New York and New JerseyFebruary 27, 2015

Updates and Additions to the Bathymetry Data PagesJanuary 15, 2015

New Regional Map of Coastal Historic SitesDecember 16, 2014

New Centralized Source of Bathymetry DataOctober 16, 2014

Redesigned Home Page Accommodates Growing Collection of Maps and DataOctober 27, 2014

New Map of Lakes, Estuaries, Rivers, and Coastlines for Which Pollution Budgets (TMDLs) Have Been SetSeptember 26, 2014

Maps Show Predicted Habitats of Deep-Sea Corals in the NortheastSeptember 24, 2014

EPA Beach Advisory and Closing Online Notification (BEACON) System MapSeptember 15, 2014

National Park Service Boundaries Now Available on Northeast Ocean DataAugust 27, 2014

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