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Ocean Protection Law in NJ

A new law in NJ will require the Department of Environmental Protection to move towards a policy of ecosystem based management. It also establishes the Ocean Protection Council and charges the Council with studying, coordinating, and developing plans for ecosystem based management in NJ. Surfrider Foundation worked with the The Coastal Ocean Coalition of NJ to pass this legislation.

  • Chapter:Jersey Shore
  • State: NJ
  • Country: USA
  • Theme: Ocean Ecosystems
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  • Completion Date: January 2008