Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council will meet virtually in November

  • Wed Nov 10th, 2021 1:32pm
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The advisory council for Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary will meet virtually, using GoToMeeting on Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. At this meeting, the council will review management plan implementation and 2022 sanctuary priorities. The council will also receive updates from the initial meeting of the new Whale Reporting Working Group.

WHEN: Friday, Nov. 19

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Public comment: 10:30 a.m. and 12 p.m.

WHERE: Online https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/934726957 or phone.

United States: +1 (872) 240-3412, Access Code: 934-726-957

WHO: Any interested parties

The Sanctuary Advisory Council is composed of twenty-one representatives of various local and regional organizations and agencies whose role is to advise the sanctuary superintendent on matters of policy and in reviewing strategic plans.

Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary is administered by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and was designated in 1994 as the first national marine sanctuary in the Pacific Northwest. It encompasses nearly 3,200 square miles off the Washington Coast, extending from Cape Flattery to the mouth of the Copalis River and significant natural and cultural resources.

For more information or to obtain a copy of the agenda, contact Chris Butler-Minor (360) 406-2092, [email protected]