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Marine Debris Program Participates in Meeting with Taiwan Ocean Conservation Administration, Ocean Affairs Council

JULY 29, 2019 — On July 23, Steve Morrison of the Marine Debris Program joined other staff from across NOAA in a meeting with representatives of Taiwan’s Ocean Conservation Administration, Ocean Affairs Council.

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Steve Morrison discusses NOAA's Marine Debris Program with representatives of Taiwan's Ocean Conservation Administration. Image credit: NOAA.

Steve provided an overview of the Marine Debris Program and its priorities and functions as well as how addressing marine debris is conducted in collaboration with other federal and local partners. Taiwan recently (April 2019) created its Ocean Conservation Administration and is interested in how NOAA operates its Marine Debris Program, in addition to learning about other NOAA programs.

For more information, please contact Steve.Morrison@noaa.gov.

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