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This subdomain was initiated in June 2013 to consolidate climate adaptation and storm planning for Buzzards Bay watershed municipalities and to facilitate the exchange of ideas relating to the implementation of the Buzzards Bay Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan. The views or information contained here do not necessarily reflect the views of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts or the US EPA. This website was designed and coded by Joseph E. Costa, with text written by Costa and Buzzards Bay NEP staff.

Buzzards Bay NEP Website Disclaimer


All documents, files or other data accessible on or through this "web site" (this term includes, but is not limited to, this page, linked pages and subpages) of the Buzzards Bay National Estuary Program ("BBNEP") and its offices are provided solely as a courtesy to facilitate public access to information. The BBNEP attempts to provide current and accurate information on this web site but cannot guarantee so. The BBNEP provides such documents, files or other data "as is" without any warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including , but not limited to, accuracy, reliability, omissions, completeness and currentness. The Commonwealth of Massachusetts shall not be liable for any claim for damages, including lost profits or other consequential, exemplary, incidental, indirect or special damages, relating in any way to the documents, files or other data accessible on or through this web site, including, but not limited to, claims arising out of or related to electronic access or transmission of data or viruses. The content of the web site may change from time to time and without notice.

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