The West Coast Ocean Partnership (WCOP) is a state, tribal and federal forum for fostering dialogue on ocean health that:
  • Improves understanding of regional ocean health issues and respect for shared regional priorities.
  • Addresses shared regional opportunities by connecting people, information, approaches and resources.
  • Builds upon existing efforts.
  • Informs policy, planning and management.
     West Coast Ocean Partnership Policy Documents and Meeting Notes


    The West Coast RPB is a partnership of federally-recognized tribes, the states of Washington, Oregon and California, and federal agencies focused on implementing the U.S. National Ocean Policy and engaging around marine planning and other tools to effectively address existing and future uses of the region's oceans and coasts.

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    West Coast Ocean Acidification and Hypoxia Science Panel

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    West Coast Marine Debris Alliance
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