Incidental Take Authorization: Hilcorp Alaska and Eni Ice Road and Ice Trail Construction and Maintenance on Alaska’s North Slope

Overview

Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Notice
Published
07/09/2019

Summary

NOAA Fisheries has received a request from Hilcorp Alaska, LLC (Hilcorp) and Eni US Operating Co. Inc. (Eni) for authorization to take small numbers of marine mammals incidental to ice road and ice trail construction, maintenance, and operation in Alaska’s North Slope over the course of five years from the date of issuance. Pursuant to regulations implementing the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA), NOAA Fisheries is announcing receipt of the Hilcorp and Eni’s joint request for the development and implementation of regulations governing the incidental taking of marine mammals. 

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Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 09/06/2019