Incidental Take Authorization: Berth III New Mooring Dolphins Project in Ketchikan, Alaska


Marine Mammal Protection Act
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NOAA Fisheries has received a request from the City of Ketchikan, Alaska for authorization to take marine mammals incidental to the Berth III New Mooring Dolphins Project in Ketchikan, AK. NOAA Fisheries is requesting comments on its proposal to issue an incidental harassment authorization (IHA) to incidentally take marine mammals during the specified activities. NOAA Fisheries is also requesting comments on a possible one-time, one-year renewal that could be issued under certain circumstances and if all requirements are met.. We will consider public comments prior to making any final decision on the issuance of the requested MMPA authorizations and agency responses will be summarized in the final notice of our decision.

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Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 11/09/2020