SeaWorld Permit Application for the Import of a Pacific White-sided Dolphin

Overview

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Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Notice
Published
03/12/2020
Affected Species

Summary

SeaWorld, LLC. (Responsible Party:  Christopher Dold, DVM) has applied for a permit (File No. 22382) to import one stranded, non-releasable adult female Pacific white-sided dolphin (Lagenorhynchus obliquidens) from Vancouver Aquarium for public display purposes at SeaWorld of Texas (San Antonio). The permit would expire in three years.  

 

Public Comments

The public comment period ended on April 13, 2020.  Public comments may be viewed via the Federal e-Rulemaking Portal and entering NOAA-NMFS-2020-0024 in the keyword search.  

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Permits and Conservation Division

Phone: 301-427-8401

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 04/27/2020