Gulf 360: State of the Gulf of Mexico

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Sources: U.S. Census/TIGER (2010); INEGI (2010); ONE (2010); ESRI (2008); NationalAtlas.gov (2004); NGA-GNS (2012); USGS (2000); Goode's World Atlas 20th Edition (2000); SIO, NOAA, U.S. Sources: U.S. Census/TIGER, 2010; INEGI, 2010; ONE, 2010; NGA (GNS), 2012; USGS, 2000; Goode's World Atlas 20th Edition, 2000; ESRI, 2008; SRTM Plus v8, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 2012 Navy, NGA, GEBCO (2012)

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