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Our Centers and Laboratories

NCCOS works to provide coastal managers with scientific information and tools needed to balance society’s environmental, social, and economic goals.
NCCOS works to provide coastal managers with scientific information and tools needed to balance society’s environmental, social, and economic goals.

Each of our five centers has specific capabilities and research expertise in coastal and ocean issues. Three of the centers are dedicated research laboratories, another conducts research through analyses of field data, and one funds research with competitive grants.