United States of America

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Christine Dawson
U.S. Department of State
Jennifer Koss
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Coral Reef
Conservation Program Director
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Background Information

USA is one of the 8 founding countries of ICRI.

National Coral Reef Initiative
United States Coral Reef Task Force (USCRTF)
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The United States Coral Reef Task Force (USCRTF) was established in 1998 by Presidential Executive Order to lead U.S. efforts to preserve and protect coral reef ecosystems. The USCRTF includes leaders of 12 Federal agencies, seven U.S. States, Territories, Commonwealths, and three Freely Associated States. The USCRTF helps build partnerships, strategies, and support for on-the-ground action to conserve coral reefs.

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Last Updated: 16 September 2018