Incidental Take Authorization: Alaska Department of Transportation Ferry Berth Improvements in Tongass Narrows, Alaska

Overview

Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Notice
Effective
03/01/2020

Summary

NOAA Fisheries has issued two consecutive incidental harassment authorizations (IHAs) to the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (ADOT&PF) to incidentally harass, by Level A and Level B harassment, marine mammals during two years of activity related to ferry berth improvements and construction in Tongass Narrows, near Ketchikan, AK.

The Year 1 Authorization is effective from March 1, 2020 to February 28, 2021. The Year 2 Authorization is effective from March 1, 2021 to February 28, 2022. 

Aerial View of project

 

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 02/21/2020