FKNMS and FL Bay Interactive Data Plots and Downloads

Data on this site were collected by generous funding from the following agencies:

US Environmental Protection Agency

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

National Park Service

National Science Foundation

Synoptic Maps

Benthic Habitats of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary (FMRI/NOAA 1998)

Additional Datasets for Download


All Sites (2000-2019)
FKNMS (Offshore and Nearshore) Sites (2002-2019)
FKNMS Offshore only (2002-2019)
FKNMS Nearshore only (2012-2019)
Everglades National Park (2002-2019)
Dry Tortugas National Park (2011-2019)

Aquarius Reef Base - Temperature

Datasets (from 1991-2018) are available from Conch Reef (at 20 feet, 70 feet, and 105 feet) and from the Queen of Nassau wreck (200 feet).
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Methods and Protocols

Field Methods

Braun-Blanquet Survey Methods
Productivity Methods