This shows the near shore and offshore artificial reefs off the coast of North Carolina.
This GIS dataset was created for purpose of describing artificial reef zones for the state of North Carolina so that these data can be considered with respect to other data on coastal resources and activities.
If these data are being used to avoid potential disturbance or destruction of artificial reefs, please contact SCDNR to obtain the latest information. Neither the State of South Carolina, the Department of Natural Resources, nor any of its employees, is responsible for any improper or incorrect use of the information described and/or contained herein, and assume no responsibility for the use of the information. The North Carolina Department of Environmental and Natural Resources should be acknowledged as the data source in products derived from these data.The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources should be acknowledged as the GIS data source in products derived from these data.
3441 Arendell St.
The artificial reef lat/long locations were obtained from the North Carolina website: http://portal.ncdenr.org/web/mf/artificial-reefs-program They were entered into an Excel spreadsheet, which was used to create a point feature class in a file geodatabase.
Internal feature number.
There are four major reef area off the coast of North Carolina; North of Cape Hatteras, Cape Hatteras to Cape Lookout, Cape Lookout to Cape Fear, and South of Cape Fear. This attribute indicated the area.
The site code for each reef.
Latitude of each reef.
Longitude of each reef.
The type of material used to make the reef.
Date of deployment.
Rembert C. Dennis Building P.O. Box 167
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P.O. Box 12559