SeaPlan works primarily in three areas that support ocean planning by government and industry.
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Dec 10, 2013 | NewsletterSeaPlan News: December 2013
Aug 31, 2013 | PressStudy: $3.5 Billion Spent Last Year On Marine Recreational Boating In Northeast
Dec 10, 2013 | ReleasesFormer National Ocean Council Director Joins SeaPlan
Oct 18, 2013 | Shared By SeaPlanMarine Spatial Planning in Washington State Video
Status: OnGoingNortheast Ocean Data
The Northeast Ocean Data Portal is a decision support and information system which provides centralized access to ocean data, interactive maps, tools, and other information needed for decision making.
Latest: Enhancements to Northeast Ocean Data's Interactive Maps
Status: CompletedEcosystem Services Tradeoff Analysis: 2009 – 2012 Pilot Project
The ability to foresee outcomes of proposed ocean management decisions is coveted by those interested in sustainable ocean use. In this pilot project, scientists develop two ecosystem services tradeoff models to visualize interactions between commercial fishing, whale watching and offshore wind energy in Northern Massachusetts Bay.