The State Organization Index provides an alphabetical listing of government organizations, including commissions, departments, and bureaus.
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The regional program is central to CZM's mission to balance the impacts of human activity with the protection of coastal and marine resources. The regional coordinators provide key functions including:
CZM maintains five regional offices that serve 78 coastal communities:
The Massachusetts Coastal Zone map (PDF, 3 MB) shows these regions, the coastal communities covered, and the coastal zone boundary.
Communities outside the coastal zone boundary can also receive technical assistance and other support from either the regional office nearest them or CZM's Boston office. In addition, CZM provides grant funding to all communities within the Massachusetts coastal watershed for efforts to reduce pollution of coastal waters from overland runoff.