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What do the ships of modern maritime commerce have to do with you?

Most of us take for granted the vital activity in the nation’s ports, along its inland and coastal waterways, and on the high seas. Explore how your life is connected to the goods, resources, and materials that have spent time at sea. And consider how the way we live has an impact on the waters, both at home and around the globe.