The State Organization Index provides an alphabetical listing of government organizations, including commissions, departments, and bureaus.
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The National Estuary Program was established under the 1987 Clean Water Act (CWA) Amendments as an EPA place-based program to protect and restore the water quality and ecological integrity of estuaries of national significance. Each National Estuary Program (NEP) is required to develop and implement a Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan (CCMP)—a long-term plan that contains specific targeted actions designed to address water quality, habitat, and living resources challenges in its estuarine watershed.
CZM administers two NEPs, which are funded by Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):