View Full Version : Commerce's NOAA and Interior Department Release Draft Framework for Developing System of Marine Protected Areas; Public Comment Period Open for 145 Days

NOAA Reporter
09-26-2006, 03:30 PM
The Department of Commerce's National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the U.S. Department of the Interior today jointly released a draft framework that outlines guidance for cooperative efforts to increase efficient protection of U.S. marine resources and develop the national system of marine protected areas in the United States.

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