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Event: Mid-Atlantic Committee on the Ocean Webinar

The public is invited to join a Mid-Atlantic Committee on the Ocean (MACO) webinar on Feb. 27 from 10-11:30 a.m.

About this Event

The purpose of the session is to:

  • Provide an update on MACO’s recent work and accomplishments in the areas of ocean and coastal mapping, marine debris, non-consumptive recreation, maritime commerce and navigation safety, ocean and coastal acidification, and more.
  • Summarize the findings of MACO’s January survey on regional ocean issues and ideas for the 2020 Mid-Atlantic Ocean Forum.
  • Share preliminary details about the Forum, to be held on May 19 in New York City.

Participants will be encouraged to ask questions and share input with the presenters.

For planning purposes, please register in advance. For more information, email

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