Data Updates

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.

New Layers:

  • Annual Mean Surface Aragonite Saturation State
  • Annual Mean Chlorophyll-a Concentration
  • Federal Lightering Zones - Gulf of Mexico
  • Pipeline Areas
  • Opportunity Zones

Updated Layers:

  • Offshore Place Names geocode service (accessed via the magnifying glass near the bottom left of National Viewer)

Updated Layer Elements:

  • Seagrasses
  • Seismic Water Bottom Anomalies
  • BOEM Oil and Gas Resource Potential
  • New metadata records):
    • NOAA NOS Hydrographic Survey Data
    • Wrecks and Obstructions
    • West Coast Commercial Fishing Closures, 2015
    • West Coast Fishing Ethnography
    • West Coast Recreational Fishing Closures, 2015
    • West Coast Rockfish Conservation Areas, 2015

Removing these layers:

  • Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Resource Plays - renamed "BOEM Oil and Gas Resource Potential"
Lightering Zones