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Welcome to COINAtlantic. The Coastal and Ocean Information Network Atlantic (COINAtlantic) is the ACZISC's (Atlantic Coastal Zone Information Steering Committee) website, a hub for Coastal and Ocean Information in Atlantic Canada. This includes the geospatial tools: 

The ACZISC is working to provide open access to data, information and applications relevant to Atlantic Canada through COINAtlantic. COINAtlantic promotes: Reliable Access, Best Information, and Informed Decisions. Visit the COINAtlantic page to learn more.

 


What is the ACZISC?

The Atlantic Coastal Zone Information Steering Committee was established in 1992 to foster cooperation in Atlantic Canada with regard to integrated coastal and ocean management (ICOM), coastal mapping and geomatics. It is a multi-sector forum with representation from government, industry, academia and non-governmental organizations. Learn more about the ACZISC in the About Us section.

 


Coastal Update Newsletter and ACZISC Meetings

  • To subscribe to the ACZISC's monthly newsletter, the Coastal Update, email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
  • Consider attending one of the ACZISC's Meetings held in Halifax, St. John's, Charlottetown, and Fredericton.


World Oceans Day 2015 - Events in Atlantic Canada. Read more...

 


Information Accessibility Policy Best Practices for Coastal Adaptation

Information Accessibility Policy Best Practices for Coastal Adaptation is a project by the Atlantic Coastal Zone Information Steering Committee (ACZISC) Secretariat in collaboration with a number of partners (see details at the links below) and funded by Natural Resources Canada and the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Environment and Conservation. The project can be divided into two main parts (follow links to learn more): 

Coastal Characterization Information Service for the Island of Newfoundland


COINAtlantic - A Better Way to Implement a Geospatial Portal

  • An article by Paul Boudreau, Jeff McKenna titled "COINAtlantic - A Better Way to Implement a Geospatial Portal" in Directions magazine explores the COINAtlantic approach to searching for, finding, and displaying geospatial information online. Read More...
  • Details on the Enhanced COINAtlantic Search Utility Read More...
  • Details on the Enhanced COINAtlantic GeoContent Generator Read More...

 


Watch ACZISC Meeting Presentation Videos on YouTube

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JOIN US - Online Discussions and Sharing

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 ACZISC Membership


FEDERAL AGENCIES
ACOA
Agriculture and Agri-Food
Canada
Environment Canada
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Health Canada
Industry Canada
National Defence
Natural Resources Canada
Parks Canada
Public Works and
Government Services Canada
RCMP

PRIVATE SECTOR
CEF Consultants
EIT Group

PROVINCES

New Brunswick

Newfoundland and Labrador

Nova Scotia

Prince Edward Island

 

ACADEMIA
Marine Institute
Science Atlantic

NGOs and OTHER ORGANIZATIONS

ACAP
BoFEP 
CNSOPB
CZCA 
NEIA 
OSTP 
Coalition - SGSL

 


Acknowledgements

The ACZISC Secretariat would like to acknowledge contributions the ACZISC Members have made to this website.



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Last Updated 27 July 2015

 

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