Incidental Take Authorization: U.S. Navy Ice Exercise Activities in the Arctic

Overview

Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Notice
Published
02/14/2018
Affected Species

Summary

NOAA Fisheries has issued an IHA to the U.S. Navy for authorization to take marine mammals incidental to Ice Exercise 2018 activities proposed within the Beaufort Sea and Arctic Ocean north of Prudhoe Bay, Alaska.

photo example of an ice camp

Example of an ice camp

Map of study area

 

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 10/22/2019