March 21, 2013 

On March 21st, CSO presented oral outside witness testimony for the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies. Executive Director, Mary Munson, spoke in support of state-federal partnership programs that form the critical framework supporting the nation’s coast: the Coastal Zone Management Program, Coastal and Estuarine Land Conservation Program, Regional Ocean Partnerships, and National Estuarine Research Reserves. CSO’s full written testimony can be found here.