Gulf of Mexico Data Atlas Gulf of Mexico Data Atlas

Boundaries

Marine Jurisdictions

Several authoritative marine boundary layers (contiguous zone, exclusive economic zone, revenue sharing boundary, state seaward boundary, territorial sea) have been combined at a national scale and standardized based on existing FGDC and OGC data standards.

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Marine Jurisdictions Atlas Dataset

Fishery Closures

Distribution of seasonal and/or area closures as designated by Federal Register.

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Fishery Closures Atlas Dataset

Watersheds

Hydrologic Units at 8-digit, 10-digit, and 12-digit levels for the U.S. states bordering the Gulf of Mexico, along with 1:1000000 scale basins and 1:250000 scale sub-basins for the Mexican states bordering the Gulf of Mexico are mapped.

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Watersheds Atlas Dataset