January/February 1991

  • Population Growth Revealed by Census, p. 1.
  • Population Changes in Massachusetts Coastal Communities, p. 2.
  • Federal Budget Cuts CZMA, p. 3.
  • EPA and Sewage Treatment Plants, p. 3.
  • Coast America Initiative Designed, p. 3.
  • EPA Reorganization, p. 3.
  • Double Hull Regulations, p. 3.
  • Section 309 Grant Steering Committee Selected, p. 3.
  • Massachusetts Environmental Bills Pass in 1990, p. 4.
  • Land Trusts Aid Effort to Protect Open Space, p. 4.
  • Diver's Environmental Survey Set Up, p. 4.
  • Buzzards Bay Action Compact Signed, p. 5.
  • Buzzards Bay Project Awards Resource Mapping Grants, p. 5.
  • Attempt to Implement Nitrogen Management Plan Underway, p. 5.
  • Mass Bays Program Charts Course for First Year, p. 6.

March/April 1991

  • Section 309: NOAA Asks States to Assess Coastal Conditions and Plan for Improvements, p. 1.
  • Seeking Public Support for Appropriations for Coastal Programs, p. 1.
  • Grants Announced by Massachusetts Environmental Trust, p. 2.
  • Long-Term Dredging and Disposal Strategy Being Addressed, p. 4.
  • MWRA Outfall Monitoring Plan, p. 4.
  • Remediation Plan for New Bedford Superfund Site Submitted, p. 4.
  • Nominations Sought for Gulf of Maine Award, p. 5.
  • CZM Announces RFP for Economic Study on Sand and Gravel Extraction in Coastal Waters, p. 5.
  • Plovers Close Beach at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, p. 5.
  • CZM Staffer, Anne Smrcina, Receives Mass Marine Educators Award, p. 5.
  • Cape Cod Critical Habitats Atlas Available, p. 5.
  • Massachusetts Bays Program Charts New Course, p. 6.
  • Buzzards Bay Project: Nitrogen Overlay District in the Works, p. 6.
  • Buzzards Bay Project Adds Outreach Specialist, p. 6.
  • Congressional Hearings on CCMPs Comes to Buzzards Bay, p. 7.
  • Education Section, p. 7.

Spring/Summer 1991

  • CZM Seeks Public's View of Coastal Program, p. 1.
  • Wetlands, p. 4.
  • Coastal Hazards, p. 5.
  • Public Access, p. 6.
  • Marine Debris, p. 7.
  • Cumulative and Secondary Impacts of Coastal Growth and Development, p. 8.
  • Special Areas Management, p. 8.
  • Ocean Resources, p. 9.
  • Energy Facility Siting, p. 10.
  • Section 309 Assessment and Strategies Process, p. 11.
  • 1991 Coastal Assessment Survey, attached.

May/July 1991

  • Governor Signs Bill to Increase Public Beach Access, p. 1.
  • Chapter 91 Challenge Dismissed, p. 2.
  • Trudy Coxe Appointed Director of OCRM in NOAA, p. 2.
  • Buzzards Bay Project Awards Pollution Prevention Grants, p. 2.
  • EPA Funding to Protect Shellfish Beds in Mass Bay, p. 2.
  • Legislation Update, p. 3.
  • 1991 Coastal and Environmental Legislation Listed, p. 5.
  • Barnstable Conservation Commission Acts to Aid Rain Forest Conservation, p. 9.
  • Gulf of Maine Action Plan Approved, p. 9.
  • Living Resources Committee Issues Report, p. 9.
  • Boston Harbor Plan Approved, p. 9.
  • Whalewatch Guidelines from NMFS, p. 12.

August/September 1991

  • Six Counties in Massachusetts Declared Disaster Areas in the Wake of Hurricane Bob, p. 1.
  • COASTSWEEP Scheduled for September 21, p. 1.
  • National Flood Insurance Program Reform Bill Considered by Senate, p. 3.
  • Massachusetts Communities' Flood Insurance Data, p. 4.
  • Community Rating System, p. 4.
  • COASTSWEEP Cleanup List, p. 5.
  • "The Ghost Net: An Environmental Sea Story" Comes to Boston, p. 8.

October/November 1991

  • Mass Bays Program Announces Mini-Bays Grants, p. 1.
  • CZM Program Assessments Available, p. 2.
  • Governor Signs Buzzards Bay CCMP, p. 2.
  • No Discharge Zone Proposed for Wareham, p. 2.
  • Bay-Wide Monitoring Program Planned, p. 2.
  • Mass Bays Action Grants Awarded, p. 2.
  • CZM Backs Federal Flood Insurance Bill, p. 3.
  • COASTSWEEP Draws Thousands to Massachusetts Shore, p. 3.
  • Massachusetts Environmental Trust Announces Second Grant Round, p. 3.
  • Annual Reports Available from Mass Bays Program and the Gulf of Maine Council, p. 3.
  • CZM Receives NOAA Grant for Gulf of Maine Data Analysis, p. 4.
  • Questions Unresolved about Radioactive Waste in Massachusetts Bay, p. 4.
  • Mobil to Accept Used Oil, p. 4.
  • CSO Reviews Revised Manual on Wetlands Delineation, p. 4.
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Unveils New Wetlands Logo, p. 4.
  • DEM Acquires Land in Ellisville Harbor ACEC, Plymouth, p. 4.

December 1991

  • Halloween Storm Hits Massachusetts Coast, p. 1.
  • Boston Harbor Outfall Monitoring Plan Designed, p. 2.
  • Truro Harbor Planning RFP May Aid Other Communities, p. 2.
  • CZM Awarded Federal Emergency Funds for Storms, p. 2.
  • EPA to Survey Massachusetts Bay for Evidence of a Past Dump Site for Toxic Waste During the 1940's, p. 2.
  • Christmas Trees Can Help Dune Renourishment, p. 3.
  • New Deputy Director at DEP Waterways and Wetlands, p. 3.
  • Offshore Oil and Drilling Plan Excludes Georges Bank, p. 3.
  • CZM Director Chairs CSO Committee, p. 3.
  • Herring River Watershed ACEC Announced, p. 3.
  • Innovative Duxbury/Kingston/Plymouth Baywide Committee Established, p. 4.