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Welcome to The Coastal Society! Join forces with your colleagues in an international society that addresses technical, policy, educational, and management issues that relate to coastal areas. The heart of the mission of The Coastal Society (TCS) is to foster dialogue, forge partnerships, and promote communication and education around these issues.

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Did You Know?

…Regular Membership and New Professional Members in The Coastal Society includes a subscription to Coastal Management, the international journal of marine environment, resources, law and society?

…The Coastal Society has a distinguished history and organized one of the longest running series of coastal conferences in the world?

…The Coastal Society has six student chapters (Duke University, East Carolina University, Eckerd College, University of North Carolina-Wilmington, Oregon State University, University of Rhode Island)?

…Membership in The Coastal Society will benefit you and the coastal resources you cherish?

About

The Coastal Society Mission

The Coastal Society is an organization of private sector, academic, and government professionals and students. The Society is dedicated to actively addressing emerging coastal issues by fostering dialogue, forging partnerships and promoting communications and education.

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TCS to Host Margaret A. Davidson Coastal Career Development Program Virtual Workshop

Thursday, November 5, 2020, 8:00am-12:15pm EDT By: Tom Bigford MAD Coastal Career Development Program Virtual Workshop Date/Time: Thursday, November 5, 2020, 8:00am -12:15pm EDT Interested in kick-starting your coastal or ocean career? TCS’s virtual workshop will offer you key tips and advice straight from the professionals. Venue: This workshop will be a virtual Zoom event, …

Our Coasts Have Lost a Visionary Ocean Leader and Entrepreneur

By: Tom Bigford We have lost a true coastal hero. Dr. Biliana Cicin-Sain, a pioneer in international marine policy and an advocate and mentor for many young women ocean conservationists over the last 50 years, passed away on September 1, 2020.   Biliana was a contemporary of other visionaries in the early decades of coastal …

TCS Launches the Coastal Connections Web Series with a Focus on Diversity

By: Ashley Gordon and Steven MacLeod The Coastal Society held its first meeting in the Coastal Connections Web Series on Friday, August 7, 2020. The Coastal Connections series includes two session types: Trending Topics and Professional Spotlight. The inaugural meeting on August 7 was a Trending Topics session about Improving Diversity and Equal Representation in …

Contact

TCS Office

Judy Tucker, Executive Director
The Coastal Society
P. O. Box 3590
Williamsburg, VA 23187-3590
PH: (757) 565-0999
FX: (757) 565-0922
E-MAIL: admin@thecoastalsociety.org

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55 Winster Fax
Williamsburg, VA 23185