Incidental Take Authorization: Alaska Gasline Development Corporation Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Construction in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska

Overview

Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Notice
Published
09/16/2020
Comments Close
11/17/2020

Summary

NOAA Fisheries has received a request from the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation for authorization to take marine mammals incidental to construction of the Alaska LNG Project in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. 

NOAA Fisheries is reopening the public comment period on the notice of a proposed incidental harassment authorization (IHA) to authorize the taking of marine mammals, by Level A harassment and Level B harassment, incidental to construction of the Alaska LNG Project in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. The comment period for the notice of proposed IHA that published on July 16, 2020 closed on August 17, 2020. NOAA Fisheries is reopening the public comment period to provide the public with additional time to submit information and to comment on this proposed IHA.

 

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Existing Conditions at West Dock

 

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 09/15/2020