The newsletter of the International Coastal Atlas Network is published two times a year in March and September. It contains articles provided by members of ICAN on the impact of their Coastal Web Atlases and technical and informational enhancements to their Coastal Web Atlas and news from the ICAN Working Groups, meetings and training sessions.

Articles for submission should be sent to the Editor, Andrew Sherin, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 1 March for the Spring issue and by 1 September for the Fall issue.

Past newsletters are accessible in pdf format through the links below:

International Coastal Atlas Network Newsletter, Vol, 6, Nr 1, June 2017.

Sherin, Andrew G.; International Coastal Atlas Network(ICAN) (International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2016)

Thumbnail International Coastal Atlas Network Newsletter, Vol, 5, Nr 2, November 2016.

Sherin, Andrew G.; International Coastal Atlas Network(ICAN) (International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2016)

Thumbnail International Coastal Atlas Network Newsletter, Vol, 5, Nr 1, March 2016.

Sherin, Andrew; International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)(International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2016-03)

Thumbnail International Coastal Atlas Network Newsletter, Vol, 4, Nr 2, December 2015.

International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)(International Coastal Atals Network (ICAN)Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2015-12)

Thumbnail International Coastal Atlas Network Newsletter, Vol, 3, Nr 2, September 2014.

Sherin, Andrew G.; International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)(International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2014)

Thumbnail International Coastal Atlas Network Newsletter, Vol, 3, Nr 1, March 2014.

Sherin, Andrew G.; International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)(International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2014)

Thumbnail International Coastal Atlas Network Newsletter, Vol, 2, Nr 2, September 2013.

Sherin, Andrew G.; International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)(International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2013)

Thumbnail International Coastal Atlas Network Newsletter, Vol, 2, Nr 1, March 2013.

Sherin, Andrew G.; International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)(International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2013)

Thumbnail International Coastal Atlas Network Newsletter, Vol, 1, Nr 2, September 2012.

Sherin, Andrew G.; International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)(International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2012)

Thumbnail International Coastal Atlas Network Newsletter, Vol, 1, Nr 1, March 2012.

Sherin, Andrew G.; International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)(International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN)Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2012)


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Newsletter, Vol 6 No1 - Now Available!

Join us in Santa Marta, Colombia!

The ICAN 8 workshop: Coastal Web Atlases – Enhancing Ocean Literacy, Santa Marta, Colombia, 11-12 September 2017 will explore how a coastal web atlas (CWA) can contribute to and support ocean literacy initiatives and will examine the role of CWAs in advancing ocean literacy with different audiences. Ocean literacy is the understanding of the ocean's influence on you and your influence on the ocean