The Joint Initiative in the News  (Go to Archived Articles)

See the links below for a selection of news about the Joint Ocean Commission Initiative and ocean issues

Date Article Source Author
02-14-2014 Testimony – Fisheries Treaties and Port Measures Agreements U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse
01-01-2014 Time to Chart a New Course For the Health of Our Oceans Sea Technology Magazine Norman Mineta
09-27-2013 A New Arctic Agenda Starts with Congress and White House Roll Call Sherri Goodman and Robert Gagosian
08-13-2013 Protect Coastal Communities Houston Chronicle Paul Kelly and Larry McKinney
07-19-2013 Opinion: Take critical steps to make us 'stronger than the storm Newsday By Lillian Borrone and Paul Gaffney
07-19-2013 Bob Gagosian – From the President’s Office: 7-19-2013 Consortium For Ocean Leadership By Bob Gagosian
06-26-2013 Our Mutual Reliance on the Ocean Daily Comet By Editorial
06-25-2013 Energy and Environmental Law Update National Law Review By David J. Leiter, Sarah Litke, Bryan M. Stockton, Jordan M. Collins, R. Neal Martin
06-23-2013 Group issues call to action to protect coast Daily Comet By Nikki Buskey
06-22-2013 Joint Ocean Commission Initiative calls on U.S. to promote offshore wind development
Cape Cod Today
By Walter Brooks
06-21-2013 New Report from Bipartisan Commission on How to Better Manage Our Oceans Switchboard – NRDC By Sarah Chasis
06-21-2013  Joint Ocean Commission Initiative calls on Obama Administration to promote use of offshore wind
Cape Wind  
06-20-2013 U.S. must invest in coastal buffers, offshore wind, Arctic research -- report E&E News By Laura Petersen
06-20-2013 Joint Ocean Commission Initiative CNA  
06-07-2012 New Report Shows Obstructionist Politics Harming Ocean Management The Huffington Post By Sarah Chasis
06-07-2012 More Poor Grades For America’s Ocean Policy ThinkProgress By Kiley Kroh
06-06-2012 Bipartisan commission says U.S. is failing to craft a national policy E&E News PM By Allison Winter
09-08-2011 European Fisheries Commissioner, NOAA sign IUU agreement FIS By  Natalia Real
07-01-2011 Energy Concerns Could Make Panetta First Green DOD Chief The New York Times and Greenwire By Annie Snider
06-13-2011 “It’s The Oceans, Stupid” — Can we save the engine of our economy and our livable climate? Center for American Progress By Michael Conathan
06-08-2011 Ruckelshaus, Marine Experts Lend Support to Fledgling White House Ocean Initiative The New York Times and Greenwire By John McArdle
06-08-2011 Breakthroughs, Launches, and Warnings on World Oceans Day Environmental News Service By Allison Winter
06-08-2011 U.S. Ocean Policy Should Lead the Way for Global Reform Conservation International By Dr. Andrew Rosenberg
07-20-2010 Planning for Our Oceans’ Future Center for American Progress By Laura Cantral and Andrew Light
05-19-2010 Puget Sound's slow oil spill The Seattle Times By Kevin Ranker and David Dicks
02-05-2010 NOAA Grant Proposal Could Launch Marine Zoning The New York Times By Allison Winter
10-24-2009 Stop Drift in Ocean Policy The St. Petersburg Times By Frank Muller-Karger
09-17-2009 Obama Seeks National Oversight of Waters The New York Times By Cornelia Dean
06-29-2009 State and Federal Governments Must Work Together on Ocean Policy The New Jersey Star Ledger By Dan Murphy
06-29-2009 Obama's Big Blue Commitment The Huffington Post By Julie Packard
05-04-2009 Finding Space for All in Our Crowded Seas The Washington Post By Juliet Eilperin
05-01-2009 Joint Ocean Commission Initiative Presents Recommendations on Ocean Policy Reform The Costal Society Bulletin By Laura Cantral
04-07-2009 Ocean panel urges federal action to protect coasts, marine resources The New York Times By Allison Winter
04-07-2009 The Untold Story of Climate Change: No time to Lose for Our Oceans The Huffington Post By Julie Packard
04-07-2009 New Joint Ocean Commission Report Shares NRDC Helthy Seas Priorities or Obama Administration, Congress The Huffington Post By Sarah Chasis
03-25-2009 Lawmakers eye 'zoning' for new offshore energy projects The New York Times By Allison Winter
01-15-2009 Fighting for Puget Sound's Future The Seattle Post-Intelligencer By Kevin Ranker
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