Goal 1: The marine ecosystem will be resilient and will sustain the seafood industry.

Recommendation 1.1: Encourage sustainable fishing practices that protect fish and shellfis...

Action 1.1.1

Fund existing and new programs that support marine ecosystem protection and restoration, such as NOAA’s wetland protection and carbon sequestration initiative, efforts by Massachusetts towns and their partners on eelgrass and oyster reef restoration projects, and Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership’s restoration projects.

MFSC regularly updates Action items with information about related projects, organizations, legislation, news, and other activities. If you have a suggestion for an update, please email Director Winton Pitcoff.