COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
National Ocean Council--National Ocean Policy Draft Implementation Plan
* Does the draftImplementation Planreflect actions you see are needed to address the nine priorities for the ocean, coasts, and the Great Lakes?
* What is the most effective way to measure outcomes and to detect whether a particular action in theImplementation Planhas achieved its intended outcome? Would a report card format be useful?
With this notice, we are pleased to inform you that the comment period on the draftImplementation Planhas been extended. As stated on the National Ocean Council's Web site,http://www.WhiteHouse.gov/oceans,on February 28, 2012, the new deadline for public comment on the draftImplementation Planis March 28, 2012. Comments received will be collated and posted on the National Ocean Council Web site. The finalImplementation Planis expected in the spring of 2012.
Dated: March 9, 2012.
Nancy H. Sutley,