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2012-10-25 15:27:14

REDLANDS, Calif., Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Consortium for Ocean Leadership (Ocean Leadership) has elected Esri, the world leader in GIS, as a member. Chief scientist Dawn Wright will represent Esri by bringing her extensive knowledge of ocean geospatial technology to the consortium. Esri will be participating in an elite group of over 100 world premier oceanographic research and educational institutions, aquariums, and industry partners. (Logo:...

2012-06-06 06:22:38

New Report Finds Federal Government Falls Short on Ocean Management While States Step Up to Implement National Ocean Policy WASHINGTON, June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Joint Ocean Commission Initiative released its 2012 U.S. Ocean Policy Report Card today, praising state and regional efforts to implement the National Ocean Policy that is critical to our national security, coastal economies and the health of our ocean resources. While commending solid steps taken by the...

Federal Government Releases Action Plan To Address Ocean Challenges
2012-01-14 04:06:03

Draft requests comments on actions agencies will take to improve the health of oceans, coasts, Great Lakes To address the most pressing challenges facing ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources, the federal government today released a National Ocean Policy action plan. The draft requests comments on actions the National Science Foundation (NSF) and other federal agencies on the National Ocean Council will take to improve the health of the ocean, coasts and Great Lakes, which support...