NOAA will be hosting a Public Information Session in Morro Bay on Wednesday, January 6, 2016, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The topics will include National Marine Sanctuaries in general, and the status of the proposed Chumash Heritage NMS nomination and study. Superintendents and staff from Monterey Bay and Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuaries, among others, will be in attendance to address questions. The session will be held at the Veteran’s Memorial Hall, 209 Surf Street, Morro Bay. This meeting is not a hearing to receive testimony or take action on the Chumash Heritage National Marine Sanctuary nomination.