The Biogeography Branch evolved from a Living Marine Resource mapping
program that began in NOAA in 1978. The initial focus of mapping
species distributions in coastal waters has evolved into characterizing
coastal species distributions, their habitats and the coupling of
species and their habitats.
Below is a listing of projects. Please contact Mark Monaco, Ph.D.
301-713-3028 ext 160) if you have questions or would like
to discuss these projects.
CORAL REEF STUDIES
MARINE PROTECTED AREA STUDIES
COASTAL AND OCEANS ASSESSMENTS