Posted: Friday, 16 December 2016

The CMTS Maritime Data IAT, in conjunction with the program office, is proud to announce the launch of the Maritime Topic on The Maritime Topic provides the Federal maritime community with a central location to archive and share datasets related to marine transportation. It includes an inventory of publicly available maritime datasets that are accessible through as well as blog posts that allow agencies to highlight recent developments in the maritime data community.

The CMTS is a Federal interagency coordinating committee directed by Congress and charter to improve the coordination of and make recommendations with regard to Federal policies that impact the MTS.