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Incidental Take Authorization: USFWS Eastern Massachussetts National Wildlife Refuge Complex Monitoring and Research (2018)


Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Affected Species


NOAA Fisheries issued an incidental harassment authorization (IHA) to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) to incidentally harass, by Level B harassment only, marine mammals during survey activities associated with the seabird and shorebird monitoring project at the Eastern Massachusetts National Wildlife Refuge Complex (Complex). 

Map of seal haulout areas on South Momonoy Island

Map of seal haulout areas on South Momonoy Island


Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 10/25/2019