Every year in celebration of National Estuaries Week, RAE asks Governors from states with estuarine habitats to publish a proclamation recognizing the importance of estuaries. 

In 2014, these states' Governors issued proclamations (Click on the state to jump to its proclamation and a pdf version): CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, IL, LA, MI, NH, OR, PA, RI, SC, VA, WA, WI

Connecticut: PDF

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District of Columbia: PDF

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Florida: PDF

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Georgia: PDF


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Hawaii: PDF

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Illinois: PDF


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Louisiana: PDF

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Michigan: PDF

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New Hampshire: PDF

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Oregon: PDF

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Pennsylvania: PDF

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Rhode Island: PDF

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South Carolina: PDF

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Virginia: PDF

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 Washington: PDF

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Wisconsin: PDF

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