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2012 Blue Ribbon Panel on Ocean Acidification

On November 27, 2012, in response to the Panel’s recommendations, Gov. Gregoire issued Executive Order 12-07 directing the Department of Ecology and other cabinet agencies to implement the Panel’s key early actions. Read more.

Blue Ribbon Panel Report

News Coverage

Background Information

News Releases

Nov. 27: Gov. Gregoire announces priority actions to protect state’s valuable shellfish resources from ocean acidification

Mar. 29: Gov. Gregoire convenes panel to study ocean acidification