Upcoming Ocean Planning Meetings

Please mark your calendar for the following meetings (and click the images for more details):

NERPB Final Ocean Plan Webinar










The RPB holds public events that include updates on the regional ocean planning effort and discussion of topics the RPB will focus on at its subsequent meeting.  The meetings are scheduled ahead of critical decision points in order to solicit public input to inform decisions (See neoceanplanning.org for more info).  Click the following images to learn more about recent meetings and events held:

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RPB Meeting November 2015


RPB Stakeholder Forum

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*Who/what is the Northeast Regional Planning Body (RPB): http://northeastoceancouncil.org/regional-planning-body/.

*Federal, state & Tribal members of the NERPB: http://northeastoceancouncil.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Membership-Roster-NE-RPB1.pdf.

*View the Framework: http://neoceanplanning.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/NE-Regional-Ocean-Planning-Framework-February-2014.pdf.

*What is ocean planning, why should I care & how do I get involved: http://northeast.surfrider.org/rop/.

*The importance of ocean planning & Surfrider Foundation’s interests:

*Community collaboration in ocean planning & how it works: http://ocean-frontiers.org/the-films/ocean-frontiers-2/.

*Check out the Northeast Data Portal:  http://www.northeastoceandata.org/.

*See the goals for Northeast Regional Ocean Planning:  https://northeast.surfrider.org/rop/nerop/.

*Read the Northeast Regional Planning Body Charter:  https://gallery.mailchimp.com/bf60b67674cbe8a61f3e93afe/files/Charter_without_signatories_FINAL.pdf.

*Read the Executive Order establishing a National Ocean Policy:  http://www.whitehouse.gov/files/documents/2010stewardship-eo.pdf.

FMI: http://neoceanplanning.org/about/.