Trump Administration Proposes Largest Sellout of Offshore Oil and Gas in U.S. History

Share our news for #HealthyOceans!!The Trump administration is proposing dramatic changes to policies on offshore leasing for oil and gas in the Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic Today the Trump Administration released a proposal that would effectively open more than 90

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Ocean planning one year in – it’s a win-win

Share our news for #HealthyOceans!!December 7 marks the one-year anniversary of the Northeast Ocean Plan and the Mid-Atlantic Ocean Action Plan and implementation is already benefitting both humans and the environment. By Jenna Valente, Healthy Oceans Coalition Coordinator, American Littoral Society

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Six Reasons Why Americans Shouldn’t Let the ASTRO Act Happen

Share our news for #HealthyOceans!!This post was written in collaboration with the Brian Yurasits, Director of Development for the Terramar Project. This Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 the House Committee on Natural Resources’ Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources will hold

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The American people rally behind public lands, millions stand up and speak out

Share our news for #HealthyOceans!!Our public lands are overwhelmingly revered by the American people, yet face the largest attack on monuments, wildlife, hunting, and fishing in U.S. history from the Trump Administration By Jenna Valente, Healthy Oceans Coalition Coordinator, American Littoral

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For the health of the Ocean, we need our National Ocean Policy

Share our news for #HealthyOceans!!  by Sarah Winter Whelan, Healthy Oceans Coalition, Ocean Policy Program Director, American Littoral Society The ocean and coastline does not need to be visible every day for their value to be realized. Our nation’s waters

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Protecting the Blue in our Red, White and Blue

Share our news for #HealthyOceans!!More than 500 conservation leaders stood up for our nation’s waterways at this year’s Blue Vision Summit By Jenna Valente, Healthy Oceans Coalition Coordinator Take a deep breath. Inhale. Exhale. As you are filling your lungs

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Ocean Advocates Head to D.C. for Blue Vision Summit May 9-11 

Share our news for #HealthyOceans!!Major gathering to ‘Defend the Blue in the Red, White and Blue’ Ocean activists from across the country are heading to Washington, D.C., May 9-11 to defend the ocean against President Trump’s budget cuts, attempts to expand

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Healthy Oceans Coalition hosts second annual advocacy training

Share our news for #HealthyOceans!!Attendees spent two days in Chicago honing their advocacy skills by Jenna Valente, Healthy Oceans Coalition Coordinator, American Littoral Society Our oceans, coasts, and Great Lakes are imperative to the health of the planet and the living things

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HOC attends American Shore and Beach Preservation Association Coastal Summit

Share our news for #HealthyOceans!!Attendees learned about the future of coastal management and advocated on Capitol Hill for sustainable management of our nation’s oceans, coasts, and Great Lakes by Jenna Valente, Healthy Oceans Coalition Coordinator, American Littoral Society (Photo credit:

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Q&A with Sheryl Gilmore

Share our news for #HealthyOceans!!Through science-based education, Sheryl Gilmore is helping students to realize their potential to overcome complex climate challenges by Jenna Valente, Healthy Oceans Coalition Coordinator, American Littoral Society What organization do you work for? Acadia Institute of

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