Illinois Governor Pat Quinn joins Dr. Jane Lubchenco, NOAA Administrator; David Kennedy, NOS Assistant Administrator; Marc Miller, Illinois Department of Natural Resources Director; and Senator Richard Durbin at signing ceremony on March 9, 2012, to approve the new Illinois Coastal Management Program.
To learn more about the 40th anniversary of the Coastal Zone
Management Act, visit:
Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management
(Original source: National Ocean Service Image Gallery)