Incidental Take Authorization: Deepwater Wind Marine Site Characterization Surveys, Offshore NY

Overview

Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Notice
Issued
07/13/2017

Summary

NOAA Fisheries has issued an IHA to Deepwater Wind, LLC, to take marine mammals, by harassment, incidental to high-resolution geophysical and geotechnical surveys associated with marine site characterization activities off the coast of New York in the area of the OCS-A 0486 and along potential submarine cable routes to a landfall location in Easthampton, New York.

Deepwater wind project area

 

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 05/29/2019