THE USPS - NOS/NOAA COOPERATIVE CHARTING PROGRAM
Cooperative Charting Program of the United States Power Squadrons is conducted in close coordination with the Marine Chart Division, National Ocean Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce. The Program is a major public service of USPS. Under it, members supply information leading to corrections to nautical charts, small craft charts, Coast Pilot publications and formerly, Small Craft Facilities.
The Aid To Navigation Inspection program allows for damaged or misplaced aids to be reported. Cape Lookout Sail & Power Squadron adoption of the Adopt-A-Chart subprogram led to the naming of "Power Squadron Spit" at Cape Lookout.. This was done in recognition of the Neuse River Chart (11552) being kept up to date,
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