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Massachusetts Could Produce the Most Offshore Wind Energy

Massachusetts’ offshore wind potential is equivalent to more than 19 times the state’s annual electricity consumption. (more...)

Creating Fisheries Regulatory Boundaries in the Gulf of Mexico

The Southeast Regional Fisheries Office of NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service needed authoritative data to create geospatial files of fishery closures. (more...)

World’s First Floating Offshore Wind Farm Exceeds Expectation

Hywind Scotland, the world’s first floating offshore wind farm, achieved a 65 percent capacity factor in the first three months of operation (more...)

Video Shows Marine Life Growing at Offshore Wind Farm

New undersea video footage shows a vibrant marine habitat is growing at the base of the Block Island Wind Farm. (more...)

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What's Happening

Another Round of AIS Data are on the Horizon

Our team is currently processing nation-wide vessel traffic data for 2015 to 2017. We expect to have this available by late summer 2018 with data samples available this spring. (more...)

Ready, Set, Live! New Data and Updates are Ready

The new data sets and updates listed below are now live! Head over to the data registry or national viewer to check them out. Remember to clear your cache first. (more...)

Coming Soon: New Data and Updates

The Marine Cadastre team is hard at work on another round of new data and updates to the registry and viewer. Come back here next week to see them live. (more...)

Marine Cadastre Team Receives Doug Nebert NSDI Champion of the Year Award

The Marine Cadastre team was selected to receive the 2017 Doug D. Nebert National Spatial Data Infrastructure Champion of the Year Award from the Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC). (more...)

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