MACO Updates

 

A digest of news links and informational resources compiled quarterly by MACO members.

 

(Updated 12/18/23)

 

Agency News

 

USDOI: Interior Department Proposes Offshore Wind Sale in the Central Atlantic, 12/11/23

 

BOEM: Biden Harris Administration Advances Offshore Wind in the Central Atlantic, 12/11/23

 

BOEM: BOEM Completes Environmental Analysis for Proposed Wind Project Offshore Massachusetts, New York and Rhode Island, 12/11/23

 

USDOT: Biden-Harris Administration Announces $1.5 Billion Available through the 2024 RAISE Grant Program, 11/30/23

 

BOEM: Biden-Harris Administration Approves Sixth Offshore Wind Project, 11/21/23

 

BOEM: Biden-Harris Administration Approves Largest Offshore Wind Project in the Nation, 10/31/23

 

BOEM: Public Meetings on Draft Environmental Review for Proposed Maryland Offshore Wind Project, 10/16/23

 

USDOE: Funding Notice: Installation Noise Reduction and Reliable Moorings for Offshore Wind and Marine Energy, 9/29/23

 

General FYI

 

White House: Ocean Justice Strategy report by the Ocean Policy Committee, December 2023

 

RWSC: Announcing RWSC Technology Workshop Series, Fall 2023

 

MARCO Portal: BOEM Seeks Input through Feb. 12 on Proposed Central Atlantic Lease Sale Areas, 12/12/23

 

MARCO Portal: Where Is Coastal and Ocean Acidification Being Monitored in Your Area?, 11/29/23

 

MARCO Portal: Virginia Blue Crab, Oyster and SAV Sanctuaries Added to Marine Planner, 11/8/23

 

MARCO Portal: Maps Shows Sea Turtle Strandings by Species, Type, Season and Location, 10/31/23