Gulf Restoration Council Approves Proposal Submission and Evaluation Process – Proposal Submission Window Will Open Next Month
The Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council (Council) has made significant progress in finalizing the processes for implementing restoration projects in the Gulf of Mexico. Approval of this process means Council members may begin submitting projects as early as next month with project evaluation and selection activities taking place later this fall. The Council will invest in specific actions, projects and programs that can be carried out in the near-term to help ensure on-the-ground results to restore the overall health of the ecosystem. To read the full story, stay up to date with topic, and get additional materials go here.
The Gulf of Mexico Alliance stays engaged with Council members and their actions. Each month, the Alliance issues an e-newsletter that contains updates on Gulf restoration as well as state and federal activities related to RESTORE. Read past issues and subscribe on the webpage.
Do you know for what the RESTORE acronym stands? Answer: Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economy. You’re welcome.