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Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) for Hawaiian Monk Seal Recovery Actions


Endangered Species Act
Action Status
Affected Species


NOAA Fisheries announces the availability of the “Final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) for Hawaiian monk seal Recovery Actions.” Publication of this notice begins the official public comment period for the Final PEIS. The purpose of the Final PEIS is to evaluate, in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the potential direct, indirect, and cumulative impacts on the human environment from implementing the alternative approaches for funding, undertaking, and permitting research and enhancement activities on Hawaiian monk seals (Monachus schauinslandi).

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 10/15/2020