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The Arctic: Ocean & Coasts

Explore our curated list of topics to better understand how National Ocean Service programs and activities support the environment, our blue economy, human health, and coastal communities.

The Gravity for the Redefinition of the American Vertical Datum, or GRAV-D, crew with the plane affectionately named Miss Piggy.
A photo of the coast in Alaska
trash removal in Alaska
Imagery showing an area around Homer, Alaska and close to the Kachemak Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve.
A photo of the coast in Alaska
Kasitsna Bay
A map of the area covered by the SeaScape Alaska project
Kachemak Bay, Alaska
View of the Environmental Data Server (EDS) map