More Than Just Data

Dive into the Digital Coast to Get the Data, Tools, and Training Communities Need to Address Coastal Issues.

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What is Digital Coast?

This NOAA-sponsored website is focused on helping communities address coastal issues and has become one of the most-used resources in the coastal management community. The dynamic Digital Coast Partnership, whose members represent the website’s primary user groups, keeps the effort focused on customer needs.

Learn more in our About section, or just dive in. And please provide feedback as often as possible. Hearing from you is what makes the Digital Coast work.

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Learn to use maps to engage stakeholders.

Using Flood Exposure Maps Live Online Training

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Tips and Tricks for Planning, Facilitating, and Participating

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How to Facilitate a Virtual Meeting

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Introduction to Lidar

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