MOCA Planning Report 2019

Steering Committee (PDF) Templates (in Alphabetical Order) Bigelow Content Template Brunswick Completed Template CBEP Content Template DEI Randall Content Template DEP Content Template DMR Waller and Adams Content Template FOCB Content Template GMRI Content Template Island Institute Content Template LaVigne Content Template MCOA Content Template MSF Content Template NECAN Content Template Ocean Conservancy Content Template […]

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Maine Ocean and Coastal Acidification Partnership (MOCA)

Purpose This volunteer partnership formed in March 2016 seeks (1) to implement recommendations of the Ocean Acidification Study Commission authorized by the 126th Legislature, as set forth in the study commission’s report and (2) to coordinate the work of governmental agencies and private organizations and citizens who are studying and implementing means to reduce the […]

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Mini-Symposium Summary Notes – MOCA

MOCA Partnership Mini-Symposium on OA Remediation Projects and Policy Directions November 15, 2016; 10:00am-3:15pm Augusta, Legislative Council Room Meeting Summary 54 people attended, including representatives from all 3 state agencies involved with MOCA (DEP, DMR, DACF) and several legislators. The presentations prompted excellent discussion with a general feeling that we need to determine the relative […]

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2017 Winter Meeting – MOCA

MOCA Winter Meeting Agenda December 18, 2017 Bigelow Laboratory, East Boothbay 1:00 – 1:15 Welcome and Introductions 1:15 – 1:25 MOCA Business – Overview of MOCA timeline, governance changes, and language including policies and discussion Susie Arnold, Island Institute 1:25 – 1:35 MTI update and Ocean Acidification Alliance as an affiliate (non-jurisdictional member) Aaron Strong, UMaine […]

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Meetings – MOCA

Meetings Meeting – Winter 2018 Meeting – Winter 2017 Meeting – Spring 2017 Mini-Symposium – November 2016 Meeting – March 2016

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Resources – MOCA

  Meeting – Winter 2017 Winter 2017 Meeting Notes   Meeting – Spring 2017 Webinar Video Please note: there is a slight echo for the first presenter, though completely audible, and the rest of the webinar is normal.   Mini-Symposium – November 2016 Mini-Symposium Agenda Clicker Question Results Symposium Summary Symposium Survey MOCA Mini-Symposium PowerPoint […]

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March 2016 Meeting – MOCA

Download a PDF of these notes The meeting began showing the newly developed Youtube video on ocean and coastal acidification in the Gulf of Maine: Updates from meeting participants Mick Devin legislative update: Unable to get support for OA Council bill; stakeholders took initiative. Unique opportunity here that involves stakeholders, government (DEP, DMR and Maine […]

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