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New York Announces an Ocean Action Plan

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced the release of the state’s final Ocean Action Plan. The plan introduces an integrated, adaptive approach to managing, restoring, and protecting the state’s ocean resources. It’s the first-ever comprehensive 10-year blueprint to guide protection and conservation of New York’s ocean resources from environmental threats such as ocean acidification due to climate change.

Artie Raslich

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