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Incidental Take Authorization: US Wind, Inc. Construction and Operation of the Maryland Offshore Wind Project off of Maryland


Marine Mammal Protection Act
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NOAA Fisheries has received a request from US Wind, Inc. for authorization to take small numbers of marine mammals incidental to the development of the Maryland Offshore Wind Project (Project) in the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Commercial Lease on the Outer Continental Shelf OCS-A 0490 off of Maryland over the course of 5 years beginning on January 1, 2025. NOAA Fisheries is announcing receipt of US Wind’s request for regulations governing the incidental taking of marine mammals.

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Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 06/05/2023