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Incidental Take Authorization: Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Geophysical Survey of the Queen Charlotte Fault


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NOAA Fisheries is proposing to issue an Incidental Harassment Authorization to the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University (L-DEO). L-DEO requested authorization to take marine mammals incidental to a marine geophysical survey of the Queen Charlotte Fault in the Northeast Pacific Ocean. The proposed survey would be funded by the National Science Foundation. NOAA Fisheries is requesting comments on its proposal.

Location of the proposed seismic surveys and OBS deployments in the Northeast Pacific Ocean and marine mammal critical habitat in the U.S.
Location of the proposed seismic surveys.

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Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 06/03/2021