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Public Webinars

Comprehensive Plan Update Vote: December 16, 2016

On August 23, 2016 the RESTORE Council release the Draft 2016 Comprehensive Plan Update: Restoring the Gulf Coast’s Ecosystem and Economy (Draft 2016 Comp Plan Update), the proposed update to its 2013 Comprehensive Plan: Restoring the Gulf Coast’s Ecosystem and Economy (Initial Comp Plan). The RESTORE Council hosted a series of public meetings across the Gulf Coast and two public webinars to discuss the Draft 2016 Comp Plan Update.

On December 16, 2016, the RESTORE Council voted to approve the 2016 Comprehensive Plan Update: Restoring the Gulf Coast's Ecosystem and Economy, during a public meeting in New Orleans, LA. The meeting agenda (Vietnamese Translation) is a available and the recorded webinar of that meeting is below: 

PLEASE NOTE:  Audio stream starts at about the 1:00 minute mark.

For more information about the meeting, please contact keala.hughes@restorethegulf.gov


Initial Funded Priorities List (FPL): Lessons Learned and Path Forward Webinars

The RESTORE Council hosted a series of three webinars to review the process used to develop its Initial Funded Priorities List (FPL) as part of the Council-Selected Restoration Component.  During the webinars, the RESTORE Council considered the overall process and solicited feedback from webinar attendees.  The goal of the webinars was to identify what worked well and what the RESTORE Council could improve on to further the cause of comprehensive Gulf restoration. A summary of report of the input received and the slides from the webinar are availalbe. Below is the recorded webinar from April 12, 2016.