Item Identification

Title: Protected Species Branch
Short Name: Protected Species Branch (PSB)
Status: In Work

The Protected Species Branch (PSB) offices are located at the NEFSC on Water Street in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Research work conducted by the PSB is principally concerned with cetacean, pinniped, sea bird and marine turtle species that live or migrate off the coast of the northeastern United States. Distribution, ecological relationships and human interactions are among the areas of focus of this research, which is mandated under the Marine Mammal Protection Act, the Endangered Species Act, and the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act.



CC ID: 184716
URL Type:
Online Resource
File Resource Format: HTML

Protected Species Branch webpage.

Child Items

Rubric scores updated every 15m

Rubric Score Type Title
Project (PRJ) Impacts and Analysis
Project (PRJ) Northeast Salmon Team (NEST)
Project (PRJ) Passive Acoustics
Project (PRJ) Specimen curation and analysis
Project (PRJ) Survey Data
Project (PRJ) Tagging

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 22554
Metadata Record Created By: Joan Palmer
Metadata Record Created: 2014-11-13 11:33+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: SysAdmin InPortAdmin
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2019-06-04 13:14+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2016-04-07
Owner Org: NEFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Next Review Date: 2017-04-08