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The following documents represent the actions and recommendations of the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council since its inception in 2005.


Recognition of Service, Jennifer Morgan (47kb pdf)

Support for the Creation of the Lone Star Coastal National Recreation Area and Partnership with the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary (316kb pdf)


Council Recommendation Regarding the Disposition of HI-A-389-A (1.2MB pdf)


Letter of Support for Site Evaluation List (SEL) Reactivation (55kb pdf)

ONMS Response to SEL Reactivation Letter (360kb pdf)

Letter to Support the listing of FGBNMS as part of the Special Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW) Protocol (333kb pdf)


Letter of Support for National Marine Sanctuary Act (NMSA) Reauthorization (778kb pdf)

NOAA Response to NMSA Reauthorization Letter (283kb pdf)

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Council Resolution on Ocean Acidification (138kb pdf)

Ocean Acidification Resolutions Sanctuary Advisory Council Recommendations to NOAA 2008-2010 (2.5MB pdf)


Council letter to ONMS Director regarding funding for R/V Manta (364kb pdf)

ONMS Response to R/V Manta funding letter (264kb pdf)


Council Boundary Expansion Recommendation (3.6MB pdf)

Council Resolution on the potential for further threats to Bright Bank (339kb pdf)

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