Oregon Coastal Notes Newsletter —Is Wave Energy Real? An Oregon Perspective (September 2009)
This newsletter is a summary of the recently held OWET 4th annual wave energy conference held in Seaside, Oregon on September 15-16, 2009. It also covers Oregon's marine spatial planning process.
This newsletter can be downloaded below under Printable Reports, along with Governor Ted Kulongoski's Executive Order 07-08 dated March 26, 2008 directing state agencies to protect coastal communities in siting marine reserves and wave energy projects, and the State of Oregon's Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) of March 26, 2008.
On November 5, 2009, the Land Conservation & Development Commission (LCDC) approved changes to Part 5 of the Oregon Territorial Sea Plan as recommended by the Territorial Sea Plan Advisory Committee (TSPAC). Part 5 of the Oregon Territorial Sea Plan as approved by LCDC can be downloaded below under Printable Reports.