The Eastern North Carolina Sentinel Landscape memorandum of understanding (MOU) establishes the Partnership, a collaborative effort between various North Carolina state agencies, federal agencies, military organizations, and private/non-governmental organizations.

The partnership aims to maintain and enhance working and natural lands, water resources, conservation, and military readiness in eastern North Carolina. The MOU outlines the background, purpose, and goals of the partnership, as well as the establishment of a Sentinel Landscape Partnership Advisory Committee to facilitate coordination and communication among the principals. The document also specifies the responsibilities of the committee and the principals, and it outlines the commencement and termination procedures for the MOU.