If you or someone you know are interested in helping direct and guide ocean policy and management issues along the coast then the is looking for you.

They’re seeking nominations for volunteer membership on an advisory group for ocean policy.

The group will advise the State Ocean Caucus – an interagency team made up of state agencies with a management role or expertise in ocean and coastal issues.

The advisory group will meet about four times a year. Members will serve up to a three-year term and may be reappointed.

All nominations must be received by Tuesday, September 27, 2011.

Any group or individual can nominate a candidate to the advisory group. Self-nominations are also accepted and candidates don’t need to be affiliated with an organized group.

Nominations must include specific information – see our online directions for nominations. Nominations can be sent electronically or mailed to:

Jennifer Hennessey

Washington Department of Ecology

PO Box40173


For more information, contact Jennifer at or call 360-407-6595.


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