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Incidental Take Authorization: NOAA Fisheries PIFSC Fisheries and Ecosystem Research Activities in the Pacific Ocean


Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status


NOAA Fisheries Office of Protected Resources has received a request from the NOAA Fisheries Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center (PIFSC) for authorization to take small numbers of marine mammals incidental to conducting fisheries research, over the course of five years from the date of issuance, in multiple geographical regions in the Pacific Ocean. Comments are now closed on this action.

Map of research areas


Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 09/16/2020