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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Marine managed areas : best practices for boundary making /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Bass, Suzanne.
Esch, Gerald G.
Publisher [U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Coastal Services Center],
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 70914233
Subjects Marine parks and reserves--United States--Management. ; Marine parks and reserves--United States--Management--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Marine resources conservation--United States--Management. ; Marine parks and reserves--Management. ; Marine resources conservation--Management.
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  QH91.75.M38 2006 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 07/20/2015
Collation 66 pages : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 26 cm
Cover title. "Coordination and funding of the printing of this publication were provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)"--Acknowledgments. Includes bibliographical references (pages 59-63).
Contents Notes
Introduction -- An overview of marine managed areas and marine boundary making -- Best practices for boundary making: Step 1. conceptualize the marine managed area -- Step 2. describe the marine boundary -- Step 3. generate the digital boundary -- Appendixes: A. Examples -- marine managed area legal descriptions -- Appendix B. Primer on marine boundaries -- Appendix C. Boundary line types -- Appendix D. Checklist for writing a boundary description -- Appendix E. Reference section -- Appendix F. Federal data sources -- Appendix G. Acronyms. Handbook on best practices for marine managed areas boundary making within a geographic information systems framework. Covers federal, State, and local marine managed areas. Produced under the auspices of the Federal Geographic Data Committee's Marine Boundary Working Group.