Short Citation:
Office for Coastal Management, 2021: Coast Guard Jurisdictions, https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/inport/item/59645.

Item Identification

Title: Coast Guard Jurisdictions
Status: Completed
Publication Date: 2020-06-23
Abstract:

These data represent those waters of the United States that are within the jurisdiction of the United States Coast Guard. The jurisdiction of the U.S. Coast Guard is defined within 33 U.S. Code Chapter 3 (Navigation and Navigable Waters), which specifies all navigable waters of the United States landward from the Exclusive Economic Zone.

Purpose:

To support coastal and ocean planning and other activities pursuant to the Energy Policy Act, Coastal Zone Management Act, Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, National Environmental Policy Act, Rivers and Harbors Act and the Submerged Lands Act.

Keywords

Theme Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
ISO 19115 Topic Category boundaries
ISO 19115 Topic Category oceans
ISO 19115 Topic Category planningCadastre
None Coast Guard
None marine boundaries
None ocean planning
None regulation
None USCG

Spatial Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
None Alaska
None American Samoa
None CNMI
None Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
None East Coast
None Great Lakes
None Guam
None Hawaii
None National
None Puerto Rico
None U.S. Virgin Islands
None United States
None West Coast

Data Set Information

Data Set Scope Code: Data Set
Maintenance Frequency: As Needed
Distribution Liability:

NOAA makes no warranties or representations whatsoever regarding the availability, quality, accuracy, content, completeness or suitability for the user's needs of such information. The services, information, and data made available on the Marine Cadastre web site are provided "as is" without warranties of any kind. These data are intended for coastal and ocean use planning. Not for navigation. https://www.marinecadastre.gov/about/disclaimer.html

Support Roles

Distributor

CC ID: 907483
Date Effective From: 2020-06-23
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): NOAA Office for Coastal Management (NOAA/OCM)
Address: 2234 South Hobson Ave
Charleston, SC 29405-2413
Email Address: coastal.info@noaa.gov
Phone: (843) 740-1202
URL: https://coast.noaa.gov

Distributor

CC ID: 907484
Date Effective From: 2020-06-23
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): Office for Coastal Management (OCM)
Address: 2234 South Hobson Avenue
Charleston, SC 29405-2413
URL: https://www.coast.noaa.gov/

Metadata Contact

CC ID: 907481
Date Effective From: 2020-06-23
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): NOAA Office for Coastal Management (NOAA/OCM)
Address: 2234 South Hobson Ave
Charleston, SC 29405-2413
Email Address: coastal.info@noaa.gov
Phone: (843) 740-1202
URL: https://coast.noaa.gov

Originator

CC ID: 907485
Date Effective From: 2020-06-23
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): Office for Coastal Management (OCM)
Address: 2234 South Hobson Avenue
Charleston, SC 29405-2413
URL: https://www.coast.noaa.gov/

Point of Contact

CC ID: 907482
Date Effective From: 2020-06-23
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): NOAA Office for Coastal Management (NOAA/OCM)
Address: 2234 South Hobson Ave
Charleston, SC 29405-2413
Email Address: coastal.info@noaa.gov
Phone: (843) 740-1202
URL: https://coast.noaa.gov

Extents

Currentness Reference: Publication Date

Extent Group 1

Extent Group 1 / Geographic Area 1

CC ID: 907500
W° Bound: -180
E° Bound: 180
N° Bound: 74.708841
S° Bound: -17.555007

Extent Group 1 / Time Frame 1

CC ID: 907499
Time Frame Type: Discrete
Start: 2020

Access Information

Security Class: Unclassified
Data Access Constraints:

None

Data Use Constraints:

These data represent the unofficial boundary of U.S. Coast Guard Authority. For the official boundary, please reference language within the authoritative legislation and consult the governing agency/agencies.

URLs

URL 1

CC ID: 907490
URL: ftp://ftp.coast.noaa.gov/pub/Legis-Atlas/FederalGeoregulations/CoastGuardJurisdictions.zip
URL Type:
Online Resource
File Resource Format: ZIP

URL 3

CC ID: 907492
URL: https://www.marinecadastre.gov/data/
URL Type:
Online Resource

URL 4

CC ID: 907493
URL: https://www.coast.noaa.gov/
URL Type:
Online Resource

Data Quality

Accuracy:

The attributes in this dataset are believed to be accurate.

Completeness Report:

Spatial and attribute properties are believed to be complete. Geometric thresholds from original data are preserved. No tests have been completed for exhaustiveness.

Conceptual Consistency:

These data are believed to be logically consistent. Geometry is topologically clean.

Lineage

Sources

National Marine Sanctuaries Act

CC ID: 907496
Contact Role Type: Publisher
Contact Type: Organization
Contact Name: Office for Coastal Management, OCM
Publish Date: 2018-08-08
Extent Type: Discrete
Extent Start Date/Time: 2018
Citation URL: ftp://ftp.coast.noaa.gov/pub/Legis-Atlas/FederalGeoregulations/NationalMarineSanctuariesAct.zip

Process Steps

Process Step 1

CC ID: 907497
Description:

1. Downloaded the National Marine Sanctuaries Act (NMSA) from Marine Cadastre. The authority of the NMSA shares the same geographical extent as the Coast Guard Jurisdictions, as defined within 33 U.S. Code Chapter 3 (i.e. from the Exclusive Economic Zone, landward to all navigable waters of the United States).

2. Modified attribute values according to data dictionary.

Process Date/Time: 2020-02-01 00:00:00

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 59645
Metadata Record Created By: Jesse Brass
Metadata Record Created: 2020-05-15 15:22+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: Jesse Brass
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2020-06-23 11:09+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2020-06-09
Owner Org: OCM
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Next Review Date: 2021-06-10