Data Sources

Benthic Information

SERC Water Quality Stations (Both layers)

Southeast Environmental Research Center.  2003.  SERC Water Quality Monitoring Network.  Southeast Environmental Research Center, Florida International University.  http://serc.fiu.edu/wqmnetwork/

Data were provided by the SERC-FIU Water Quality Monitoring Network which is supported by SFWMD/SERC Cooperative Agreements #C-10244 and #C-13178 as well as EPA Agreement #X994621-94-0.

Details: http://typhon.rsmas.miami.edu/data/Florida/Coastal and Marine\Water Quality/SERC/WQSmetadata.pdf

Boat scars

Florida Marine Research Institute (FMRI).  1994.  Florida Seagrass Boat Scars (camra_mrgis_flscars_1994).  Florida Marine Research Institute.  www.floridamarine.org.

Details: http://typhon.rsmas.miami.edu/data/Florida/Coastal and Marine/Benthos/flscars.htm

 Protected Areas (All unless specifically listed)

 Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Florida Marine Research Institute.  2000.  FKNMS Zone Monitoring Program:  Project Locator Maps, Project Metadata, and associated GIS Data.  Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Florida Marine Research Institute.  http://www.fknms.nos.noaa.gov http://www.floridamarine.org

Details: No details available

Special Management Zones

NOAA Coastal Services Center.  Date unknown.  Special Management Zones in the Southeast (SMZ).  NOAA Coastal Services Center Ocean Planning Information System (OPIS).  http://www.csc.noaa.gov/opis/

Details: http://typhon.rsmas.miami.edu/data/Florida_Revised/Admin/NOAA/OPIS/Metadata/fsmz.htm

National Wildlife Refuge System (Other)

NOAA Coastal Services Center.  1998.  National Wildlife Refuge Boundaries for the Southeast U.S. - 1998.  NOAA Coastal Services Center Ocean Planning Information System (OPIS).  http://www.csc.noaa.gov/opis/

Details: http://typhon.rsmas.miami.edu/data/Florida_Revised/Admin/NOAA/OPIS/Metadata/fnwr.htm

National Estuarine Research Reserves

NOAA Coastal Services Center.  1998. National Estuarine Research Reserve System (Section 315 of the Coastal Zone Management Act) in the Southeast U.S. - 1998.  NOAA Coastal Services Center Ocean Planning Information System (OPIS).  http://www.csc.noaa.gov/opis/

Details: http://typhon.rsmas.miami.edu/data/Florida_Revised/Admin/NOAA/OPIS/Metadata/fnerr.htm

Coastal Barrier Resources System

NOAA Coastal Services Center.  1998. Spatial Extent of the Coastal Barrier Resource System in the Southeast U.S. - 1998.  NOAA Coastal Services Center Ocean Planning Information System (OPIS).  http://www.csc.noaa.gov/opis/

Details: http://typhon.rsmas.miami.edu/data/Florida_Revised/Admin/NOAA/OPIS/Metadata/fcobra.htm

 Roads and Highways (All)

Earth Systems Research Institute (ESRI). 2003.  ArcGIS Streetmap USA. Earth Systems Research Institute, compiled from multiple sources.   http://www.esri.com/software/arcgis/arcgisxtensions/streetmap/index.html

Details: No details available

Sea Grass

National Ocean Service, National Geodetic Survey, Greenhorne and O'Mara.  1992.  Benthic Habitats in South Florida and FKNMS (camra_mrgis_sflbenthic_1992).  Florida Marine Research Institute.  www.floridamarine.org

Seagrass data were extracted from the benthic data by the National Center for Caribbean Coral Reef Research (NCORE).

Details: http://typhon.rsmas.miami.edu/data/Florida/Coastal and Marine/Benthos/sfl_ben_92.htm

Benthic Habitat (1992)

National Ocean Service, National Geodetic Survey, Greenhorne and O'Mara.  1992.  Benthic Habitats in South Florida and FKNMS (camra_mrgis_sflbenthic_1992).  Florida Marine Research Institute.  www.floridamarine.org

Details: http://typhon.rsmas.miami.edu/data/Florida/Coastal and Marine/Benthos/sfl_ben_92.htm

County Group

Counties

Earth Systems Research Institute (ESRI). 2003.  ESRI Data and Maps CD. Earth Systems Research Institute.   http://www.esri.com/data/datacd03.html

NOAA Charts (All)

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Florida Marine Research Institute.  2000.  FKNMS Zone Monitoring Program:  Project Locator Maps, Project Metadata, and associated GIS Data.  Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Florida Marine Research Institute.  http://www.fknms.nos.noaa.gov http://www.floridamarine.org.  Data converted to ESRI GRID format by the National Center for Caribbean Coral Reef Research (NCORE).

Details: No details available

Shoreline

States (Regional)

Earth Systems Research Institute (ESRI). 2003.  ESRI Data and Maps CD. Earth Systems Research Institute.   http://www.esri.com/data/datacd03.html

Details: http://typhon.rsmas.miami.edu/data/ESRI Data and Maps/ESRI Data & Maps CD/usa/stmap_plus/dtl_st.sdc.xml

1:40,000 Shoreline

Earth Systems Research Institute (ESRI). 2003.  ESRI Data and Maps CD. Earth Systems Research Institute.   http://www.esri.com/data/datacd03.html

Details: http://typhon.rsmas.miami.edu/data/ESRI Data and Maps/ESRI Data & Maps CD/usa/stmap_plus/dtl_st.sdc.xml

Bathymetry

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC).  Date unavailable.  NGDC Coastal Relief Model:  Volume 3 - Florida and Eastern Gulf of Mexico.  NOAA-NGDCData converted to ESRI GRID format by the National Center for Caribbean Coral Reef Research (NCORE).  http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/coastal/coastal.html; http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/coastal/model.html