Our Issues: Ports and Harbors

Port_of_LAWe rely on them for jobs and commerce and for products that fuel modern life. Ports and Harbors are among the most critical economic infrastructure in any nation. But they also have a significant environmental footprint. Ports are necessarily heavily industrialized and intensely developed lands on the immediate waterfront. And they are home base for the shipping industry which has significant environmental impacts in their operations.

At Coastal Conservation Network, we are dedicated to keeping a watch over these oft-forgotten port and harbor areas, so that their impacts on our coastal environment are minimized while their economic engine keeps running.

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