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Status: CompletedInsights on Industry Engagement from Marine Recreational Use Studies in the Northeast U.S.
Understanding and characterizing the various human uses in the ocean through both data collection and stakeholder engagement initiatives is a core component of marine spatial planning.
Status: CompletedBlock Island Wind Farm
In the emerging field of offshore wind development, this project is breaking new ground. It represents the first in a suite of efforts in the United States to site an offshore wind farm through a comprehensive ocean planning process.
Status: OnGoingNortheast Party & Charter Boat Mobile Tablet Data Collection Pilot Program
A pilot characterization of party and charter fishing activity using tablet-based electronic reporting to support regional planning and fisheries management efforts.
Status: CompletedTools for Valuing Marine Ecosystem Services
This inventory summarizes the functionality of marine ecosystem services valuation tools and examples of their application