Coastal program seeks board members

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources Lake Michigan Coastal Program seeks nominations for all 13 voting members of the Coastal Advisory Board.

Members of the Coastal Advisory Board represent the coastal area’s various stakeholder groups and provide input to the DNR Coastal Program. Nominations are due by Feb. 27. Current board members are eligible for reappointment, with the exception of the rotating positions. All appointments are made by DNR director Cameron Clark.

Appointments are for two years, except for the rotating positions. Terms begin with the board’s April 15 meeting. The board meets every two months in the three coastal counties — Lake, Porter and LaPorte.

Please review the information at regarding board member duties, stakeholder categories, and responsibilities before nominating someone for membership. Nominees must live or work within the coastal area.

Nominees will be contacted in mid-March regarding their appointment status. Questions can be addressed to

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via [DNR] Coastal program seeks board members – 1/23/2015 – State of Indiana.


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