Maps & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Data for the Southeast

Maps and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data for fisheries management, critical habitat, and habitat conservation including essential fish habitat in the southeast United States, including the U.S. Caribbean.

Clicking the links below will direct you to a list of maps and GIS data for each topic.


Fisheries Management

Seasonal/area closure maps and GIS data for commercial and recreational fishing in the southeastern United States, including the U.S. Caribbean.

Protected Resources

Maps and GIS data related to the conservation of protected marine species in the southeastern United States, including the U.S. Caribbean.

Habitat Conservation

Maps and GIS Data related to the protection and conservation of ecosystems and habitats vital to living marine resources in the southeastern United States, including the U.S. Caribbean. GIS data provided include essential fish habitat (EFH) and habitat areas of particular concern (HAPC) for the following areas:


For more information or questions about this data please contact the Southeast Region GIS Coordinator at nmfs.ser.gis.coordinator@noaa.gov.