In addition to expert panels, organizers have invited state and federal legislators to participate in the events, which will include town halls in
“At stake are valuable fisheries and a way of life for many coastal communities,” according to a release by organizers. “The events will provide a venue for local community members and experts to discuss how a healthy ocean impacts their lives and how they can work with their elected leaders to protect the coast.”
The Trump administration is pursuing a plan to open new offshore oil leases throughout
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* Pressure to oppose new offshore oil drilling grows for
Oil and gas companies are seeking increased access both on land and offshore while some farmers and developers want fewer restrictions on their operations.
Additionally, a request to expand the
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