Metadata Demystified

Documents & Publications


Oregon Coastal Atlas

Clearinghouse Home

Other Coastal/Ocean Clearinghouses

Alaska: Cook Inlet Information Management & Monitoring System

California: Central Coast Joint Data Committee

California: California Spatial Information Library

Delaware: Delaware Spatial Data Clearinghouse

Florida: Florida Coastal Everglades LTER

Florida: Florida Marine Research Institute

Georgia: Georgia Coastal Ecosystems LTER

National: NOAA Coastal Services Center Clearinghouse (includes Columbia River estuary data from Oregon)

National: USGS National Mapping Geospatial Data Clearinghouse

Oregon: Tillamook Spatial Clearinghouse

SE U.S./National: Ocean Planning Information System (OPIS)

Washington: Olympic Peninsula Clearinghouse

Wisconsin: Wisconsin Coastal Clearinghouse

Coastal Metadata, Issues, and GIS Links
NOAA's State of the Coast
Pirates' Pick from Davey Jones' Locker

Helpful Metadata Tools
Marine Metadata Interoperability project
FGDC Metadata Central
Various Metadata Creation Tools (free)
The FGDC Metadata Content Standard (in all its glory)