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A Biogeographic Assessment off North/Central California


To Support the Joint Management Plan Review for Cordell Bank, Gulf of Farallones, and Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuaries by providing a suite of analytical products (maps, reports, tables) that identifies, characterizes and prioritizes the biological resources of the study area off central California. These products were developed primarily for sanctuary and resource management staff and councils, but can also be used for research, education and outreach. Use the links at left to access the Phase I and II reports, maps, data and other related products.

Project background

3d imageFor more information on the marine assessment off central California, contact:

Tracy Gill
Physical Scientist
NOAA's Biogeography Program
Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(p) 301-713-3028 x 150
(f) 301-713-4384