More Help for Habitat Restoration Program

National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheriesand officials from Ocean Trust and the National Fisheries Instituterecently announced awards totaling $118,315 for nine newcommunity-based habitat and resource restoration projects. Theprojects are designed to aid marine habitats and fisheries in thecoastal areas of Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, Maryland,Virginia, Texas, Washington and Alaska. Ocean Trust will coordinatethe projects with technical input from NOAA Fisheries regionalstaffs. For more information, visit www.oceantrust.org/projects orwww.nmfs.noaa.gov/habitat/restoration.