Incidental Take Authorization: Old Sitka Dock North Dolphins Expansion Project in Sitka, Alaska

Overview

Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Notice
Published
01/22/2020
Comments Close
02/21/2020

Summary

NOAA Fisheries has received a request from Halibut Point Marine Services, LLC (HPMS) for authorization to take marine mammals incidental to the Old Sitka Dock North Dolphins Expansion Project in Sitka, Alaska.  NOAA Fisheries is requesting comments on its proposal to issue an incidental harassment authorization (IHA) to incidentally take marine mammals during the specified activities.  NOAA Fisheries is also requesting comments on a possible one-year renewal that could be issued under certain circumstances and if all requirements are met.  We will consider public comments prior to making any final decision on the issuance of the requested MMPA authorizations and agency responses will be summarized in the final notice of our decision.

Old Sitka Dock project location map.PNG

Project location.

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Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 01/21/2020