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NOAA's Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary Seeks New Members of the Advisory Council

February 7, 2017

NOAA's Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary is seeking applications for four vacant seats on its Sanctuary Advisory Council. The Advisory Council ensures public participation in sanctuary management and provides advice to the Sanctuary superintendent. This is an important role because you will be helping to make decisions about activities within the Sanctuary.

The Sanctuary is hoping to fill vacancies for the following seats: at-large (primary); conservation (alternate); mobile gear commercial fishing (primary); and research (primary).

If you are interested, please download the application from the Sanctuary's website.

The deadline for applications is February 28.  

Please send completed applications to or fax to 781-545-8036. Questions? Contact Elizabeth at 781-545-8026 ext. 201.