Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary Final Management Plan

Posted on: 1/01/2009 - Updated on: 12/13/2023

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Jessi Kershner



This management plan is Volume I of a two-volume set. It contains information about the Sanctuary's environment and resources, staffing and administration, regulations and boundary, operational and programmatic costs, priority management issues and the actions proposed to address them, and performance measures. This management plan represents a major revision of the original 1983 management plan under which the Sanctuary previously operated.


U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. (2009). Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary Final Management Plan. Retrieved from CAKE

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