Incidental Take Authorization: Point Blue Conservation Science Seabird and Pinniped Research in Central California (2020-2025)

Overview

Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Notice
Published
12/04/2019
Comments Close
01/03/2020

Summary

NOAA Fisheries has received a request from Point Blue Conservation Science (Point Blue) for authorization to take small numbers of marine mammals incidental to seabird research activities in central California 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 Point Blue’s request for the development and implementation of regulations governing the incidental taking of marine mammals. We invite the public to provide information, suggestions, and comments on Point Blue’s application and request. 

 

 

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Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 12/03/2019