Abstract

In June of 2016, the Gulf of Mexico Alliance released the Governors’ Action Plan III for Healthy and Resilient Coasts, the third in a series of action plans to address issues common to all five Gulf States in a voluntary and cooperative way. Action Plan III is an aggressive five-year plan combining new and ongoing regional priorities including coastal resilience, data and monitoring, education and engagement, habitat resources, water resources, and wildlife and fisheries.

Keywords

Scale
Community / Local
National / Federal
Sector Addressed
Conservation / Restoration
Education / Outreach
Fisheries
Research
Water Resources
Wildlife
Type of Adaptation Action/Strategy
Natural Resource Management / Conservation
Capacity Building
Increase / Improve public awareness, education, and outreach efforts
Conduct / Gather additional research, data, and products
Target Climate Changes and Impacts
Biodiversity
Fishery harvest
Water quality
Region
Southeast & Caribbean