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USGS SPCMSC staff participate in the Tools Showcase at Coastal GeoTools Conference 2019

Xan Fredericks (USGS SPCMSC), Heather Schreppel (Cherokee Nation Technologies), and Kara Doran (USGS SPCMSC) participated in the Tools Showcase at the Coastal GeoTools 2019 conference in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, February 11th–14th.

Their booth in the showcase was focused on "USGS Coastal/Marine Hazards and Resources Program GIS Tools: Total Water Level Forecast Viewer and Coastal Change Hazards Portal". Coastal GeoTools ( is a conference dedicated to technology and the coastal environment, with an aim to find innovative, proven approaches to address coastal management issues, learn about the latest technologies, and build professional networks. Held since 1999, the biennial event is attended by planners, engineers, natural resource managers, geospatial analysts, and scientists from all sectors.