The data and information accessible via this portal are available thanks to the contributions of many agencies and institutions up and down the West Coast. Current data harvest sources include:






Do you have resources pertaining to the West Coast that you think could be valuable to others? If so, we encourage you email us, and we will contact you to discuss the possibility of advertising them in this portal to a West Coast focused audience.

The West Coast Ocean Data Network has a Knowledge Base that outlines some of the requirements and instructions for contributors as well as best practices for data sharing. While minimal metadata is required, there are many pathways to inclusion. Contact us to learn more about what may work best for your information.