Ocean Resources Policy Committee

Committee Charge

Discuss, develop, and recommend Association positions related to:

  • Federal laws, regulations, and policies concerning marine ecosystems, habitats, fisheries and other resources, and related funding for such programs.
  • Marine fisheries management programs, practices or considerations (e.g., Marine Recreational Information Program, catch shares) and emerging issues (e.g., climate change, coastal energy, marine aquaculture and marine spatial planning).  

Committee Contact Information

AFWA Staff Contact
Ali Schwaab

Committee Chair:
Nate Pamplin, Washington Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Committee Vice-Chair:
Dave Golden, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection