🇺🇸 Legislation introduced to create ocean clusters around the country that will promote economic growth and sustainability

By Misha Radkevitch - June 14, 2023

Press release from AFDF

Alaska Fisheries Development Foundation

AFDF is thrilled to see this bipartisan legislation put forward by U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski and U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (WA)! The Ocean Regional Opportunity and Innovation Act (Ocean ROI Act) would require the U.S. secretary of commerce to designate at least one ocean cluster in each NOAA Fisheries region.

“It really is a very collaborative approach to dealing with some of the challenges and opportunities we have in our coastal communities,” Murkowski told media…“OCEAN ROI establish regional ocean clusters that facilitate levels of discussion and participation between different stakeholders.”

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Originally published on 12 June. 

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