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      A researcher collecting sediment and shellfish from the bottom of a kelp sample in Cook Inlet,
      Alaska. We analyze these samples for chemical contaminants as part of Mussel Watch, the
      longest running national marine chemical contaminant program in the U.S.
A researcher collecting sediment and shellfish from the bottom of a kelp sample in Cook Inlet, Alaska. We analyze these samples for chemical contaminants as part of Mussel Watch, the longest running national marine chemical contaminant program in the U.S.

NCCOS provides research, scientific information and tools to help balance the Nation's ecological, social and economic goals. The research and tools we provide are central to addressing coastal issues raised in legislation and NOAA's priorities. We also provide the research necessary for communities to develop effective and sustainable management of their resources.

Most of our products (publications, datasets, maps, imagery, and so forth) are linked through the individual project pages, available through our Projects Explorer. Our publications may also be found in our Publications Explorer.

Some of our existing tools include, but are not limited to the following: