Science Inventory

National Coastal Condition Assessment Report 2010


National Coastal Condition Assessment Report 2010. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C., 2016.


The NCCA 2010 answers questions such as: What is the condition of the nation’s coastal waters, and is that condition getting better or worse? What is the extent of the stressors affecting them?


This National Coastal Condition Assessment 2010 (NCCA 2010) is the fifth in a series of reports assessing the condition of the coastal waters of the United States, including a vast array of estuarine, Great Lakes, and coastal embayment waters. It is part of the National Aquatic Resource Surveys (NARS), a series of statistically based surveys designed to provide the public and decision makers with nationally consistent and representative information on the condition of all the nation’s waters.

Record Details:

Product Published Date: 01/21/2016
Record Last Revised: 10/19/2017
OMB Category: Influential
Record ID: 327030