Incidental Take Authorization: U.S. Navy Hawaii-Southern California Training and Testing (HSTT) (2018-2023)

Overview

Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Proposed Rule
Published
06/26/2018

Summary

NOAA Fisheries has received a request from the U.S. Navy (Navy) for authorization to take marine mammals incidental to the training and testing activities conducted in the Hawaii-Southern California Training and Testing (HSTT) Study Area. The Navy’s activities qualify as military readiness activities pursuant to the MMPA, as amended by the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004 (2004 NDAA).

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Flow chart of evaluation process of sound producing activities

Flow chart of evaluation process of sound producing activities

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 08/10/2018