January/February 1989

  • DeVillars Named EOEA Secretary, p. 1.
  • Director's Message, p. 2.
  • Sandwich Wins Septic System Case, p. 2.
  • Land Use Measures Top Legislative Agenda for 1989, p. 4.
  • Blueprint for the Environment Presented to President Bush, p. 5.
  • Cape's Doomsday Clock Is Ticking—Commentary from Mark Robinson, Executive Director of the Compact of Cape Cod Conservation Trusts, p. 6.
  • Two ACEC Nominations Accepted, Public Meetings Scheduled, p. 8.

March 1989

  • State Moves to Plug Wetlands Protection Loopholes, p. 1.
  • Call for 1989 Coastal Cleanup Leaders, p. 1.
  • Wellfleet Harbor Nominated for ACEC Status, p. 2.
  • Plastic Six-Pack Yokes Banned in Massachusetts, p. 3.
  • Buzzards Bay Symposium Highlights Scientific/Management Concerns, p. 4.
  • The Problem of Nutrient Loading, p. 4.
  • CZM Adds New Staff, p. 5.
  • Offshore Oil Drilling Program Proposed, p. 6.
  • CEIP/Northeast Offers Environmental Grants, p. 6.
  • Plans Unveiled for South Cape Beach in Mashpee, p. 7.
  • Profile of Board of Underwater Archaeological Resources, p. 7.

April/May 1989

  • The Valdez Oil Spill and What It Means for Massachusetts, p. 1.
  • Statewide Shellfish Bed Closures Possible, Sanitary Surveys Continue, p. 3.
  • Reports from the Bays Programs, p. 4.
  • Provincetown Funds Waste Oil Tank, Approves Growth Bylaw, p. 4.
  • Conservation Day Planned for May 20, p. 5.
  • Judy Pederson Appointed to Aquarium Committee, p. 5.
  • Making Polluters Pay—Commentary from Andrew Savitz, Esq., EOEA Chief Counsel, p. 5.
  • Oil Spills—Transport Information and Emergency Reporting Numbers, p. 7.
  • Studds Calls for Improved Oil Transport Methods and Contingency Plans, p. 7.
  • Federal Initiatives Announced, p. 7.
  • Coastal Facilities Improvement Programs Harbor Planning Grants Announced, p. 8.

June 1989

  • Chapter 91 Regulations to Be Released in July; Public Hearings Scheduled for September, p. 1.
  • History of Tidelines Stewardship, p. 3.
  • Waterways Enterprise Funds Available from State, p. 4.
  • State Sets Restrictions on Jet Skis, p. 4.
  • Shoreline Change Summary Maps Available, p. 5.
  • New Coastal Brief, "Massachusetts Coastal Project Review and Permitting Process," Issued by CZM, p. 5.
  • New Publication from Sea Grant, Nor'easter, p. 5.
  • Boston Harbor Cruises Planned, p. 5.
  • Antique and Classic Boat Festival Planned, p. 5.
  • Public Hearing for Beverage Holder Regulations Scheduled, p. 5.
  • Wine Coolers and the Bottle Law, p. 5.
  • Report on Bays Programs, p. 6.
  • Education: Harbor, Coastal, and Leadership Training, p. 7.
  • Environmental Crime Strike Force Begins Strategy, p. 7.
  • Types of Crimes to Report to the Environmental Strike Force, p. 7.
  • Shipwreck Guidelines, p. 7.
  • Coastweeks Planning Underway, p. 8.
  • Two New ACECs Designated, p. 8.

July/August 1989

  • Join Massachusetts COASTSWEEP 1989, p. 1.
  • Public Television Looks at Coastal Issues and Activities, p. 2.
  • Ocean Plastics Book Available, p. 2.
  • State Establishes Procedures for Disposal of Medical Debris, p. 3.
  • Chapter 91 Hearings Scheduled, p. 3.
  • Buzzards Bay Minigrants Awarded, p. 4.
  • Nominations for Mass Bays Program Citizens Advisory Committee Wanted, p. 4.
  • Buzzards Bay Project Offers Issues Workshops, p. 4.
  • Coast Guard Regulations Prohibit Dumping of Plastic at Sea, p. 5.
  • Update of Nonpoint Source Control Demonstration Project, p. 6.
  • Piping Plover Survey Underway, p. 6.
  • Secretary Orders Tougher Reviews for Two Cape Cods ACECs, p. 7.
  • Hurricane Hotline Reopened, p. 8.
  • EPA Recognizes CZM Employees, p. 8.

September/October 1989

  • Benoit Named CZM Director, p. 1.
  • Coastal Zone Management Act Reauthorization; Coastal Legislation Package Proposed, p. 2.
  • Boston Harbors/Mass Bay Reports Available, p. 3.
  • 1988-89 Coastal Legislation, p. 4.
  • MACC Issues Publications List, p. 4.
  • Oil Spill Contingency Planning Underway for Southeast Region, p. 4.
  • COASTSWEEP '89—A Sweeping Success, p. 5.
  • State Announces Mass Bays Study Awards, Trustees Appointed, p. 6.
  • Directors Appointed to Environmental Trust, p. 6.
  • Congress Reaffirms Support for Dredging, p. 7.
  • Growth Management Forum at Tufts, p. 7.
  • Wetlands Enforcement Workshop, p. 7.

November 1989

  • CZM Plans Harbormasters Workshop, p. 1.
  • Director's Comments, p. 2.
  • Boston Harbor Symposium Set for January, p. 2.
  • Cape Cod Commission Closer to Realization, p. 2.
  • MWRA Announces Public Meeting for Combined Sewer Overflows Project, p. 2.
  • Mass Bay Dump Site Subject to Consistency Review, p. 3.
  • Gulf of Maine Working Group Releases Report, p. 3.
  • Georges Bank Drilling Ban Approved Again, p. 3.
  • RFPs Released for Programs in Massachusetts Bay, p. 4.
  • Public Hearing for Falmouth ACEC, p. 4.

December 1989

  • CZM Policy on Sea Level Rise Announced at Woods Hole Workshop, p. 1.
  • O'Connell Named Staff Geologist, p. 3.
  • President Salutes CZM Staffer for Lifesaving Action, p. 3.
  • Recycling Your Christmas Tree, p. 3.