Experts Testify at Congressional Forum on Harm to Coast if Protections Are Lifted

Aug 29, 2017

Point Arena lighthouse. If the Greater Farallones Marine Sanctuary shrinks in size, the area around the lighthouse may no longer be protected.
Credit NOAA

Last week, we visited a Congressional forum convened by Rep. Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) to consider President Donald Trump’s executive order on Marine Sanctuaries. We promised to revisit the event this week, and hear from some of the experts who gathered in Sausalito at the Bay Model to bolster opponents of downsizing the Cordell Bank and Greater Farallones Sanctuaries.