Learn more about the Program and access the online resource center for financial and technical assistance to address vulnerability to the impacts of sea level rise and climate change.
Chesapeake & Coastal Service
Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Tawes State Office Building, E-2
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Annapolis, Maryland 21401
Chesapeake & Atlantic Coastal Bays Trust Fund
See how Maryland is accelerating Bay restoration by focusing limited financial resources on the most effective non-point source pollution control projects.
Watershed Assistance Collaborative
Learn more about the technical and financial assistance provided through the Collaborative to local communities and governments
Ocean Planning & Renewable Offshore Enerygy
Learn more about the State’s ocean mapping and planning, offshore wind, project timelines, anticipated processes
NOAA announces updated process for nominating new national marine sanctuaries. CCS and partners in Maryland working on nomination to protect the "Ghost Fleet" of Mallows Bay
For 40 years, the United States national marine sanctuaries have worked to protect sites ranging from a Civil War shipwreck to coral reefs and tiny atolls. On June 13, NOAA announced that the American public can, again, begin nominating nationally significant marine and Great Lakes areas as potential new national marine sanctuaries.
The announcement was made by John Podesta, counselor to President Obama, during Capitol Hill Ocean Week. More
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