Know Your Coastal Areas Website


This website provides web-mapping tools to help individuals and organizations make informed decisions with regards to Michigan's coastal areas. It provides access to spatial layers of township-specific information about ecologically sensitive coastal sites, using data organized around ecological impact, land use change, and urbanization. The site also provides a link to the Institute's Web site, Digital Watershed, a nationwide Web application tool for effective watershed management.


Coastline decision makers.


MSU's Institute of Water Research, with funding from the Michigan Coastal Management Program, Department of Environmental Quality, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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