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  PR MBNMS and Access Monterey Peninsula (AMP) Public Television have collaborated to produce a new television series entitled Your Sanctuary. The one-hour pilot episode will air on Monday, October 31, at 7:00 PM to initiate the 52-episode series. It will be available on Comcast channel 27, AT&T channel 99, and via streaming at PDF
  PR Future aeronautical charts would include a reference to overflight regulations for four West Coast national marine sanctuaries under technical changes proposed by NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries. The proposed change would not create a new regulation but would clarify existing overflight regulations that have been in place for many years in the Channel Islands, Monterey Bay, Gulf of the Farallones and Olympic Coast sanctuaries. PDF






  PR NOAA announces revised regulations for California National Marine Sanctuaries. These regulations provide greater protection for the sanctuaries’ valuable marine resources and habitats. They went into effect on March 9 for GFNMS, MBNMS and CBNMS; on March 19 for CINMS. PDF



  PR NOAA has released final revised management plans, regulations and a joint final environmental impact statement for Cordell Bank, Gulf of the Farallones and Monterey Bay national marine sanctuaries. (11/20/08) PDF
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