CNMI Coral Restoration Working Group

The CNMI Coral Restoration Working Group consists of federal and local government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and coral restoration stakeholders within the CNMI to discuss updates, advice, and support for restoration efforts. The group typically meets quarterly in January, April, July, and October.

Please contact our Coral Restoration Specialist, Kylie Hasegawa (khasegawa@dcrm.gov.mp) for any further information or to be added to the email list.

Meeting Highlights

October 4, 2021

  • Meeting Notes
  • Discussion of MPA boundaries
  • Coral Restoration Draft Action Plan (Kylie Hasegawa and Denise Perez)

 

February 4, 2022

  • Meeting Notes
  • Crown of Thorns Starfish Response Plan (Denise Perez)
  • Hazard Mitigation Plan (Robbie Greene)
  • Upcoming trainings and opportunities

 

April 25, 2021

  • Meeting Notes
  • CIS Recap (Kylie Hasegawa and Zak Williams)
  • JAMS Nursery – ciliate infection
  • Potential development of educational facility