CRD Mission Statement


To balance coastal development and protection of the coast's natural assets, socio-cultural heritage and recreational resources for the benefit of present and future generations.


To be an agency of knowledgeable and compassionate professionals who are trusted, respected and empowered to help the public be stewards of Georgia's natural assets and socio-cultural heritage.


  • Effective constituent interaction

  • Enhanced science-based decision making

  • Organizational synergy