Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve Advisory Council to meet in Honolulu

Marine Education and Training Center

10 Sand Island Pkwy
Honolulu, HI 96819

The Reserve Advisory Council for NOAA’s Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve (now part of Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument) will meet on Thursday, July 19, 2018 on O‘ahu. The meeting is open to the public.

 

The Reserve Advisory Council will discuss and receive updates on monument activities and hear briefings on related efforts, including agency updates.  A copy of the meeting agenda will be available before the meeting on the RAC website or by calling Nicole Evans, RAC coordinator, at 808-725-5818.

 

WHAT:                         NWHI Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve Advisory Council Meeting

 

WHEN:                         Thursday, July 19, 2018

9:00am �" 3:30pm

 

WHERE:                       Marine Education & Training Center

10 Sand Island Parkway Honolulu, HI 96819

 

WHO:                           Twenty-five Advisory Council members representing broad stakeholder

constituencies, including Native Hawaiian, research, conservation, commercial and recreational fishing, ocean-related tourism, education, and state and federal agencies. The Reserve Advisory Council is an advisory body to NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries.

 

Established in 2000, the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve Advisory Council provides advice and recommendations on managing and protecting the reserve. Serving in a volunteer capacity, the council members represent a variety of local user groups, as well as the general public.

Thursday, 19 July, 2018

Contact:

Nicole Evans

Phone: 725-5818
Website: Click to Visit

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