Today, the White House released its Report on the Implementation of the National Ocean Policy highlighting the progress it has made in the last year.
The following is a statement from Priscilla Brooks, Director of Conservation Law Foundation’s Ocean Conservation Program:
“The ocean is the bedrock of New England culture and supports a thriving coastal economy. The progress of the National Ocean Policy demonstrates our commitment as a nation to protecting important ocean habitat, wildlife, and resources. Conservation Law Foundation supports the sustainable use of our ocean resources and applauds the White House for the collaborative work it has accomplished thus far.”