US Geological Survey

Federal source for science about the Earth, its natural and living resources, natural hazards, and the environment.

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TW LogoCoastal and Marine Spatial Planning Vocabularies (CMSPV)
Description: Vocabulary and Ontology development within the context of the overall development of Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning (CMSP) and Ocean and Coastal Modeling (OCM) portals by environmental inter-agency collaboration to provide search and browse options that inspire user confidence that all relevant information has been found; data providers will know how to create metadata to increase the likelihood that their information will be found.