The Coral Reef Task Force: Protecting the Environment Through Executive Order

22 Pages Posted: 8 Aug 2006

Abstract

On June 11, 1998, President Bill Clinton issued Executive Order 13089, which created the Coral Reef Task Force. This article outlines the science of coral reefs, the provisions of the Coral Reef Executive Order, other legislation available to give agencies the authority to carry out the Executive Order, and progress being made in protecting coral reefs.

Keywords: coral reef, Coral Reef Task Force, Executive Order, marine protected areas

Suggested Citation

Craig, Robin Kundis, The Coral Reef Task Force: Protecting the Environment Through Executive Order. Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 30, pp. 10343-10364, May 2000, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=922408

Robin Kundis Craig (Contact Author)

USC Gould School of Law ( email )

699 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90089
United States

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