Dataset

Exclusive Economic Zones Boundaries (EEZ)

Australian Ocean Data Network
CSIRO (Point of Contact)
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This dataset represents Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZ) of the world. Up to now, there was no global public domain cover available. Therefore, the Flanders Marine Institute decided to develop its own database. The database includes two global GIS-layers: one contains polylines that represent the maritime boundaries of the world countries, the other one is a polygon layer representing the Exclusive Economic Zone of countries. The database also contains digital information about treaties.

Please note that the EEZ shapefile also includes the internal waters of each country

http://www.marineregions.org/eezmethodology.php

Issued: 20160630

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