You might not celebrate this date: Oct.27.

But if you love spending time at the beach, or benefit economically from coastal resources or activities, you may want to commemorate this important day. On Oct.27, 1972, Congress established the Coastal Zone Management Act (CZMA) to preserve, protect, develop, enhance, and restore the nation’s coastal resources.


NIE Documents: 
Issue Publication Date: 
Tuesday, September 4, 2012

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