2018 was a year of marine planning successes!  To celebrate the holiday and the New Year, explore some of our highlights.


  • Marineplanning.org got a new look, featuring a clean, user-friendly interface with up-to-date information on TNC’s MSP projects.


  • The first draft of the Long Island Sound Inventory of Natural Resources and Human Uses for the Long Island Sound Blue Plan was completed in March 2018.





Photo credit: © Thomas P. Peschak/National Geographic Creative.


  • The Nature Conservancy and IUCN, in collaboration with the University of Cambridge, developed the Mangrove Restoration Potential Map – a unique interactive tool designed to explore potential mangrove restoration areas world-wide, along the with the benefits association with such restoration.

Photo Credit: © Jeff Yonover


The Nature Conservancy looks forward to celebrating many more MSP accomplishments in 2019!


Cover Photo Image: © Jeff Yonover

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