19 Jun '18, 10pm

President Trump Rescinds the National Ocean Policy

Regional Ocean Partnerships . State level, governor-created organizations that work to set ocean management priorities and engage states, federal agencies, and stakeholders in a common sense way to keep the blue economy working. The focus on ocean planning at a regional level means that states will work together and with federal agencies to define ocean management priorities. The new policy directs federal agencies to assist coastal states and regions in achieving their management goals. Publically accessible, regional ocean data portals . Regional data portals provide access to maps, data, and information needed by state and federal agencies, industry, conservation, and researchers. These portals help establish a common understanding among stakeholders about ocean resources and thus lead to more informed management decisions. Coordination across federal agencies . With ov...

Full article: https://oceanconservancy.org/blog/2018/06/19/president-tr...

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