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Incidental Take Authorization: Mayflower Wind, LLC Construction of the Mayflower Wind Offshore Wind Project

Overview

Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Notice
Published
10/17/2022

Summary

NOAA Fisheries has received a petition from Mayflower Wind, LLC (Mayflower Wind), a 50/50 joint venture between Shell New Energies US, LLC (Shell New Energies) and OW North America, LLC (Ocean Winds), requesting authorization to take small numbers of marine mammals incidental to the Mayflower Wind Offshore Wind Project in a designated lease area on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS)-A-0521 offshore Massachusetts, over the course of 5 years beginning in 2025. NOAA Fisheries is announcing receipt of Mayflower Wind’s request for the development and implementation of regulations governing the incidental taking of marine mammals and issuance of a Letter of Authorization.

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Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 11/17/2022