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Editor's Notes
California Sea Grant Extension Ocean Resources Fellowship Request for Applications

California Sea Grant Extension is looking for an Ocean Resources Fellow. This 2-year funded fellow will generate information and facilitate connections among California’s public, resource managers, and ocean resources to inform decisions surrounding the state’s marine fisheries enhancement and aquaculture efforts. Applications must be sent through eSeaGrant by 5:00 p.m. PDT Thursday, May 27, 2021. Click here

Highlights from the Articles and Op-Eds Below:

  • Santa Barbara City Battles over Vacation Rentals and Coastal Housing
  • California lawmakers push for collaborative action on sea level rise
  • Biden lays groundwork for environmental regulations
  • CT beach access debate rages on as proposal targeting high fees for out-of-towners dies quietly
  • In flooded Michigan neighborhoods, who should pay for sea walls?
  • California Weighs Changes for New Water Rights Permits in Response to a Warmer and Drier Climate
  •  New tsunami hazard map shows LA, Long Beach ports particularly vulnerable
  • Have we lost the battle on climate change?
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You have received this e-newsletter from the California Coastal Coalition (CalCoast™), a non-profit advocacy group comprised of 35 coastal cities; five counties; SANDAG, BEACON and SCAG; private sector partners and NGO's, committed to protecting and restoring California's coastline through beach sand restoration, increasing the flow of natural sediment, wetlands recovery, improved water quality, watershed management and the reduction of marine debris and plastic pollution. When possible, we try to post articles that are not protected by pay walls.  
Steven Aceti, JD
Executive Director,  
California Coastal Coalition

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