Biological Opinion - Hoonah Cruise Ship and Lightering Dock Construction at Icy Strait Hoonah, Alaska
Endangered Species Act (ESA) Section 7(a)(2) Biological Opinion Hoonah Cruise Ship and Lightering Dock Construction at Icy Strait Hoonah, AK.
In this document, the proposed actions and action agencies are:
• National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Office of Protected Resources – Permits and Conservation Division’s (PR1) proposed issuance of an Incidental Harassment Authorization (IHA) to take marine mammalsby harassment under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA) incidental to Duck Point Development II, LLC’s (DPD) proposed Hoonah Berth II Project, Hoonah, Alaska; and
• U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Alaska District’s proposed issuance of a Rivers and Harbors Act Section 10 and Clean Water Act Section 404 permit for the construction of a cruise ship dock, lightering float, and associated construction activities (Reference Number: POA-2018-00366).
NMFS Consultation Number: AKRO-2018-00370