Data from Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)

 

Directory of \gis\gom\BOEM
BOEM_GIS.gdb: File Geodatabase of BOEM data; downloaded from their website.
  Feature Class Description (see metadata in ArcCatalog or on their website)
Currentness
  ATL_8G This data set contains the Limit of '8(g) Zone' line for the BOEMRE Atlantic Region. The '8(g) Zone' lies between the Submerged Lands Act (SLA) boundary line and a line projected 3 nautical miles seaward of the SLA boundary line. Within this zone, revenues are shared with the coastal state(s).
10/12/2010
  ATL_BLKCLIP Standard OCS Blocks (2304 hectares); Outer Contintental Shelf lease blocks.
10/12/2010
  ATL_BSLN_PT

The baseline point file used (along with the baseline tangent file) to project the boundaries shown on existing/published OPDs. 

10/12/2010
  ATL_COAST A combined coastline from various sources.
10/12/2010
  ATL_CSB

Continental Shelf Boundary (CSB) marks the limit of U.S. jurisdiction for offshore mineral development (the Hagaue Line).  

10/12/2010
  ATL_PLAN Atlantic Planning Area outlines. 
10/12/2010
  ATL_PROTCLP Official Protraction Diagram (OPD) outlines clipped to the Submerged Lands Act Boundary. 
10/12/2010
  ATL_PROTLMT Official Protraction Diagram (OPD) outlines. 
10/12/2010
  ATL_SANCT Marine Sanctuaries (source: NOAA)
10/12/2010
  ATL_SLA The SLA line marks Federal vs. State jurisdiction for Submerged Lands Act purposes. 
10/12/2010
  Sand_Gravel Authorized and Potential Sand and Gravel Borrow Areas of the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico OCS
5/11/2012

 


Last updated: September 18, 2012