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NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program Announces Virtual Engagement Sessions on Science Plan

The NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program will be hosting six virtual engagement sessions in November where the program will provide a short overview of it’s recently released science plan, explain the public comment process for the plan, answer questions, and and ask participants a couple of questions about the plan which are listed below. Attendees […]

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Gulf of Mexico Science Session at RAE/TCS 2014 Conference

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA’s) RESTORE Act Science Program will be participating in a panel session titled, “Science Supporting the Resiliency and Long-Term Sustainability of the Gulf of Mexico” at the 7th National Summit on Coastal and Estuarine Restoration and 24th Biennial Meeting of The Coastal Society. The session will take place on Monday, […]

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NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program Announces Additional Virtual Engagement Sessions

The NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program will be hosting eleven virtual engagement sessions this September. During each session, a short overview of the program will be presented followed by an open question and answer session. Participants will also be asked a series of targeted questions to provide input on research and observing needs in the […]

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NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program Hosts Virtual Engagement Sessions

UPDATE (16 August 2013): Registration for these sessions is now full. Since demand for these sessions has been high, we will schedule additional sessions in September and October. Notifications about additional engagement sessions will be sent to our subscribers. … The NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program will be hosting five virtual engagement sessions this August. […]

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NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program Releases Summary Report from Public Engagement Session in Tampa, FL

The NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program held its first engagement session on Monday June 24, 2013 in Tampa, FL, just prior to the Gulf of Mexico Alliance All-Hands Meeting, and has released the Summary Report. The session’s purpose was to introduce the program and solicit public input. Over 100 people participated, including representatives from the […]

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NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program Announces Public Engagement Session at Gulf of Mexico Alliance All-Hands Meeting

Under the RESTORE Act, NOAA, in consultation with the US Fish and Wildlife Service, the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission, and the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, is responsible for administering a program to achieve an integrative, holistic understanding of the Gulf of Mexico ecosystem and support restoration efforts and long-term sustainability of the […]

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Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council releases Draft Initial Comprehensive Plan: Restoring the Gulf Coast’s Ecosystem and Economy

The Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council marked significant progress with the public release of the Draft Initial Comprehensive Plan: Restoring the Gulf Coast’s Ecosystem and Economy and accompanying Draft Programmatic Environmental Assessment for formal public comment. The Draft Plan provides a framework to implement a coordinated region-wide restoration effort in a way that restores, protects, […]

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Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council Announces Public Engagement Sessions

The Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council (the Council) today announced the dates for upcoming public engagement sessions to provide early opportunities for initial input into the Comprehensive Plan for Gulf Coast restoration. Public engagement sessions will be held in Mississippi on February 19, in Louisiana on February 19, 20 and 21, and in Florida on […]

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