The New England Regional Planning Body’s November meeting is this week, November 13th-14th at the Wentworth Marriott in New Castle, NH. At this meeting, the RPB will focus on two topics: options under the Effective Decision Making goal and the Healthy Ocean and Coastal Ecosystems goal, including identifying areas of ecological importance.… Read the rest
From the The Maritime Executive, http://www.maritime-executive.com/article/NOAA-Releases-Ocean-Acidification-Research-Plan-2014-03-28/
March 28, 2014
NOAA and its partners have released the first federal strategic plan to guide research and monitoring investments that will improve our understanding of ocean acidification, its potential impacts on marine species and ecosystems, and adaptation and mitigation strategies.… Read the rest
Ocean planning is underway in the Northeast. We are the first region in the nation to have a formal planning body at work on developing a true regional ocean plan. Learn more about the meetings, requests for public comment, and other ways you can get involved as a stakeholder in New England’s ocean future.
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