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International Projects for Ocean Mapping

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NGDC operates the IHO Data Center for Digital Bathymetry

NGDC participates in international ocean mapping projects in various ways; serving on committees and editorial boards, providing web pages, discussion lists, and other logistical support as requested.
Regional mapping projects:
IBCAO International Bathymetric Chart of the Arctic Ocean
IBCCA International Bathymetric Chart of the Caribbean Sea & Gulf of Mexico
IBCEA International Bathymetric Chart of the Central Eastern Atlantic
IBCM International Bathymetric Chart of the Mediterranean
IBCSEP International Bathymetric Chart of the South Eastern Pacific
IBCSO International Bathymetric Chart of the Southern Ocean
IBCWIO International Bathymetric Chart of the Western Indian Ocean
IBCWP International Bathymetric Chart of the Western Pacific

Related International Cooperation:
GEBCO General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO)
UNH CCOM UNH CCOM/JHC Law of the Sea Mapping Program/Study
WDC GMG World Data Center for GMG, Boulder

Related External Links:
IOC Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
IHO International Hydrographic Organization