National Ocean Service (NOS) Office of Coast Survey
U.S. Bathymetric & Fishing Maps
NCEI is the official distribution point for NOS bathymetric maps, bathymetric/fishing maps, regional maps, geophysical maps, and preliminary maps.
NCEI does not have paper copies of all maps, some are out of print. All maps are available digitally.
Contact us to see if a paper copy is in stock, or if it must be custom printed. If not in stock, either download the full resolution to print on a large-format printer at a commercial location, or NCEI can print a copy for you at our office. NCEI's printer currently uses water soluble inks and the cost is significantly higher than for paper maps that are in stock.
Use the interactive map. Map previews in .pdf, and full-size compressed .TIFF images are available for free download, or from a list of maps.
The NOS bathymetric and fishing maps are available as scanned images on a series of CD-ROMs, available through the Online store, or an order form can be printed from the interactive interface for selected maps that can be emailed to us, or printed and faxed.
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