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Incidental Take Authorization: Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company Construction Activities Associated with the Raritan Bay Pipeline off New York and New Jersey


Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Affected Species
Fin Whale
Humpback Whale
Minke Whale
North Atlantic Right Whale
Common Bottlenose Dolphin
Short-Beaked Common Dolphin
Harbor Porpoise
Gray Seal
Harbor Seal
Harp Seal


NOAA Fisheries has issued an incidental harassment authorization (IHA) to Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company, LLC (Transco), a subsidiary of Williams Partners L.P., to incidentally harass, by Level A and Level B harassment, marine mammals incidental to construction activities associated with the Raritan Bay Pipeline.

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Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 03/16/2020