SeaPlan collaborates with government, industry and NGOs to solve ocean planning challenges.
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Status: CompletedCreating and Using Data Portals to Support Ocean Planning
Ocean-focused, map-based, and publicly-accessible online data portals are informed by key principles of ocean planning and support ocean planning goals and objectives.
Status: CompletedParty and Charter Vessel Mapping Study
A pilot characterization of party and charter fishing activity using tablet-based electronic reporting to support regional planning and fisheries management efforts.
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: CompletedAdvancing the Practice of Performance Monitoring & Evaluation in Ocean Planning
A look at integrating PM&E to drive adaptive management.