Welcome to the Turks and Caicos Data Portal, a catalogue of data for marine spatial planning


The data portal was realised thanks to a collaboration between the South Atlantic Environmental Research Institute (SAERI) and Department of Environment and Coastal Resources (DECR).

The data portal was created as a part of Darwin Plus Project: Developing Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) tools for Turks and Caicos

Project team: dr Julian Tyne (Project Manager), Marcin Gorny (Project Officer)

For more information and data availability please contact the Data Manager

Open Source:

The data portal is powerd by CKAN, the world’s leading open-source data portal platform. CKAN is a complete out-of-the-box software solution that makes data accessible and usable – by providing tools to streamline publishing, sharing, finding and using data (including storage of data and provision of robust dataAPIs). CKAN is aimed at data publishers (national and regional governments, companies and organizations) wanting to make their data open and available.