Goals of the Stewardship Agreement
To conserve wetlands, coastal habitat and uplands within designated Management Units and to promote enhancement and/or restoration of those areas.
To conserve and promote “wise use” of wetlands, coastal habitat and uplands, and the wildlife they support.
To maintain and/or increase wildlife use of those areas, particularly by waterfowl and other species of birds.
To increase public education and awareness of the importance of wetland and coastal habitats for conserving waterfowl and other wildlife as well as for other wetland functions.