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1993

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A Proposed Comprehensive Conservation And Management Plan For The Ungranted State Lands In Accomack And Northampton Countie, N. Bartlett Theberge, Pamela J. Nestell, Susan W. Carter Feb 1993

A Proposed Comprehensive Conservation And Management Plan For The Ungranted State Lands In Accomack And Northampton Countie, N. Bartlett Theberge, Pamela J. Nestell, Susan W. Carter

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The goal of this management plan is to conserve and manage the fragile and dynamic coastal habitat and resources subject to this plan while accommodating compatible public uses.

To date 28,507 acres of ungranted state lands have been identified in Accomack and Northampton Counties. The purpose of this plan 1s to develop a comprehensive conservation and management strategy for these state owned beaches marshes, meadowlands, commons, and other coastal lands which constitute a fragile and dynamic natural coastal resource of the Commonwealth of Virginia.