Ocean Planning in the Northeast

Website for the Northeast Regional Planning Body Draft Plan and RPB Webinar, May 25

Draft Plan and RPB Webinar, May 25

Please hold Wednesday, May 25, from noon to 2 pm for a Webinar convened by the Northeast Regional Planning Body (RPB). The purpose of this Webinar will be to:

  • Announce the availability of the draft Northeast regional ocean plan.
  • Describe the public comment process and opportunities to discuss the draft.
  • Provide a brief overview of the draft.

Online registration is now open.

Additional details and materials are forthcoming and will be released as soon as possible.

There will also be upcoming opportunities for public discussion of the draft, including public meetings in each New England state during the month of June. These are currently being scheduled, and we will be announcing dates and locations when they are finalized.

Northeast RPB News

New Northeast RPB Co-Leads

February 21, 2017—The RPB has new federal and state co-leads


May 2017 Stakeholder Forum and Public Meeting

February 21, 2017—The Northeast RPB will hold its next public meeting on May 24th, 2017


Plan Adoption Memo signed

January 19, 2017 – Northeast RPB members and federal principals of the National Ocean Council have signed a Plan Adoption Memo.


National Ocean Council certifies the Northeast Ocean Plan!

December 7, 2016 –The Northeast RPB is pleased to announce that the National Ocean Council has certified the first-in-the-nation Northeast Ocean Plan.


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