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Letters - 2013

This section contains significant letters sent by the Commission beginning in 2013.

 

Date
Agency
Subject
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Dec 18, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the Washington State Department of Transportation to take small numbers of marine mammals by harassment incidental to replacement of the Mukilteo Multimodal Ferry Terminal

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(pdf, 270kb)

Dec 18, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the Washington State Department of Transportation to take small numbers of marine mammals by harassment incidental to the replacement of structures at the Bremerton Ferry Terminal

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(pdf, 250kb)

Dec 17, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from NE Gateway Energy Bridge L.P. and Algonquin Gas Transmission L.L.C. to take small numbers of marine mammals by harassment incidental to operation, maintenance, and repair of the Northeast Gateway liquefied natural gas port and the Algonquin Pipeline Lateral facilities in Massachusetts Bay

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(pdf, 84kb)

Dec 16, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the U.S. Air Force to take small numbers of marine mammals by harassment incidental to rocket and missile launches, aircraft and helicopter operations, Delta Mariner operations, cargo unloading activities, and harbor maintenance dredging at Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) in California

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(pdf, 256kb)

Dec 12, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from Marilyn Mazzoil, Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, to conduct research on bottlenose dolphins during a five-year period

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(pdf, 240kb)

Dec 3, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the Gulf of Farallones National Marine Sanctuary to take small numbers of pinnipeds by harassment incidental to black abalone research in the Farrallon Islands, CA

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(pdf, 260kb)

Dec 3, 2013

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

Call for information regarding the Chukchi Sea Lease Sale 237

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(pdf, 140kb)

Dec. 2, 2013

National Science Foundation

Permit application from Dr. Paul Koch, to import into the U.S. mummified remains of four species of seals collected in Antarctica

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(pdf, 235kb)

Nov. 25, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from Blue Point Conservation Science to take small numbers of marine mammals by harassment incidental to seabird and pinniped research in central California

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(pdf, 263kb)

Nov. 14, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from Dr. Scott Baker to receive, possess, import, and export samples from any species of cetacean or pinniped (except walrus) during a five-year period

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(pdf, 235kb)

Nov. 14, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit application from Alaska SeaLife Center to change status of non-releasable walruses from 109(h) to 104(c) during a five-year period

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(pdf, 237kb)

Nov. 6, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the Partnership for the Interdisciplinary Study of Coastal Oceans to take small numbers of marine mammals by harassment incidental to conducting rocky intertidal monitoring activities along the California and Oregon coasts

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(pdf, 242kb)

Nov. 5, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Temporary regulations regarding the California thresher shark/swordfish drift gillnet (CA DGN) fishery observer requirements and permit issued to CA DGN fishery authorizing the taking of three species of whales listed under the Endangered Species Act

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(pdf, 330kb)

Oct. 30, 2013

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

Unsolicited lease request from Principle Power, Inc., to acquire a commercial lease for wind energy development off Coos Bay, Oregon

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(pdf, 452kb)

Oct. 29, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from Wessley Merten to photograph and film cetaceans in waters off Puerto Rico during a two-year period

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(pdf, 238kb)

Oct. 28, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the California Department of Transportation to take small numbers of marine mammals by harassment incidental to construction activities associated with replacement of the east span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge over a one-year period

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(pdf, 292kb)

Oct. 28, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit application from The Marine Mammal Center to collect, rescue, transport, relocate, rehabilitate, and release to the wild southern sea otters

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(pdf, 365kb)

Oct. 24, 2013

Naval Facilities Engineering Command Pacific

Draft Environmental Impact Statement/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement for training and research, development, test, and evaluation activities to be conducted from 2015 to 2020 within the Mariana Islands Training and Testing study area

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(pdf, 446kb)

Oct. 23, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the Navy to take marine mammals incidental to training and research, development, test, and evaluation activities conducted from 2015 to 2020 within the Mariana Islands Training and Testing study area

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(pdf, 441kb)

Sept. 13, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Comments and recommendations regarding proposed rule published by the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) to amend the Atlantic Large Whale Take Reduction Plan (78 Fed. Reg. 42654) and the associated draft environmental impact statement (the DEIS)

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(pdf, 365kb)

Sept. 12, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADFG) to amend permit 14325 that authorizes it to conduct research on Steller sea lions in Alaska during a five-year period.

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(pdf, 2 mb)

Sept. 10, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Comments and Recommendations regarding the proposed rule published by the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) to amend the Harbor Porpoise Take Reduction Plan.

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(pdf, 134kb)

Sept. 9, 2013

Department of Commerce

Review of the Department of Commerce’s notice (78 Fed. Reg. 54866) regarding information collection requirements under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (the MMPA), specifically under sections 101(a)(5)(A) and (d).

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(pdf, 134kb)

Sept. 9, 2013

Department of Commerce

Review of the Department of Commerceís notice (78 Fed. Reg. 54867) regarding information collection requirements under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (the MMPA), specifically the Level A Stranding and Rehabilitation Disposition Data Sheet.

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(pdf, 136kb)

Sept.5, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit renewal and amendment application from Monterey Bay Aquarium to collect, rescue, transport, relocate, rehabilitate, and release to the wild southern sea otters during a five-year period.

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(pdf, 544kb)

Sept. 3, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit renewal and amendment application from the USGS to conduct research on sea otters in California during a five-year period.

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(pdf, 994kb)

Sept. 3, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit application from The Bristol Bay Native Association (BBNA) to conduct research on northern sea otters in Alaska during a two-year period.

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(pdf, 599kb)

Sept. 3, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Recommendations and rationale regarding the U.S. Navyís application seeking authorization to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to pile driving in association with a wharf repair project in Mayport, Florida.

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(pdf, 280kb)

Sept. 3, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from Sea Life Park Hawaii to renew permit 898-1764 associated with maintaining Hawaiian monk seals in permanent captivity during a five-year period.

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(pdf, 240kb)

Aug. 20, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit application from Renegade Pictures to film polar bears in Kaktovik, Alaska in September 2013.

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(pdf, 2mb)

Aug. 16, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Recommendations regarding National Marine Fisheries Serviceís 90-day finding on a petition to list Iliamna Lake seals as a threatened or endangered species under the Endangered Species Act.

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(pdf, 235kb)

Aug. 13, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Comments and recommendations on NMFS 90-day finding on a petition to include the killer whale (Orcinus orca) known as Lolita in the endangered species listing for the southern resident killer whale.

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(pdf, 291kb)

Aug. 5, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Comments and recommendations on NMFS proposed rule regarding deletion of the expiration date of regulations for limiting vessel speed to reduce collisions with North Atlantic right whales.

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(pdf, 301kb)

Aug. 5, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Request for extension of the comment period regarding proposed amendments to the Atlantic large Whale Take Reduction Plan.

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(pdf, 326kb)

Aug. 2, 2013 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Recommendations and rationale regarding programmatic environmental impact statement (PEIS) to evaluate the environmental consequences of restoration projects and newly planned projects following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

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(pdf, 88kb)

Jul. 30, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from James Lloyd-Smith to amend authorization permit to conduct research on California sea lions at AŮo Nuevo Island, California, during a four-year period.

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(pdf, 236kb)

Jul. 25, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

MMC review of authorization for the incidental taking of marine mammals from West Coast drift gillnet and sablefish pot fisheries.

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(pdf, 193kb)

Jul. 17, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Draft stock assessment reports for Pacific walrus and three stocks of Northern sea otters in Alaska

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(pdf, 193kb)

Jul. 16, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Steller Sea Lion Protection Measures for Groundfish Fisheries in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area

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(pdf, 259kb)

Jul. 16, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit renewal and amendment application from USGS to conduct research on sea otters in Alaska during a five-year period

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(pdf, 253kb)

Jul. 9, 2013

Bureau of Ocean
Energy Management

Recommendations regarding BOEM’s notice of intent to prepare a programmatic environmental impact statement on geological and geophysical activities in the Gulf of Mexico

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(pdf, 339kb)

Jul. 9, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit renewal application from Thomas Postel to film manatees for educational purposes over a five-year period

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(pdf, 234kb)

Jun. 27, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the U.S. Air Force seeking authorization under section 101(a)(5)(D) of the Marine Mammal Protection Act to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to maritime strike operations at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida

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(pdf, 114kb)

Jun. 27, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Recommendations and rationale to assist the National Marine Fisheries Service in its assessment of the impact of oil and gas activities in the Arctic Ocean

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(pdf, 331kb)

Jun. 24, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit amendment and renewal application from the University of Illinois to import polar bear samples

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(pdf, 87kb)

Jun. 24, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography seeking authorization under section 101(a)(5)(D) of the Marine Mammal Protection Act to take small numbers of marine mammals by harassment

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(pdf, 214kb)

Jun. 19, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Finding that listing the Gulf of Mexico distinct population segment of sperm whales as an endangered or threatened species may be warranted

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(pdf, 114kb)

Jun. 14, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Proposed rule to amend the documentation requirements for tuna products labeled as being dolphin safe

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(pdf, 98kb)

Jun. 13, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the Navy to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to testing the AN/AQS-20A Mine Reconnaissance Sonar System in the Gulf of Mexico

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(pdf, 115kb)

Jun.13, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Permit application from Tamara McGuire, Ph.D., to conduct research on beluga whales during a five-year period

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(pdf, 91kb)

Jun. 13, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Permit application from the National Ocean Service Marine Forensic Laboratory to acquire, possess, import, and export samples from marine mammals

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(pdf, 91kb)

Jun. 13, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from Shell to take small numbers of marine mammals by harassment incidental to various activities in the Alaskan Chukchi Sea during the 2013 Arctic open-water season

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(pdf, 172kb)

Jun. 11, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the Navy to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to pile driving and removal in association with a wharf construction project in Hood Canal at Naval Base Kitsap in Bangor, Washington

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(pdf, 145kb)

Jun. 11, 2013

National Science Foundation

Permit application from Jennifer Burns, Ph.D., to conduct research on Weddell seals in Antarctica

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(pdf, 90kb)

Jun. 11, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the Navy to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to pile driving and removal in association with a pier replacement project in San Diego Bay, California

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(pdf, 123kb)

Jun. 11, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the Navy to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to pile driving and removal in association with a barge mooring project in Hood Canal at Naval Base Kitsap in Bangor, Washington

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(pdf, 147kb)

Jun. 10, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit application from Marine Mammals Management to conduct research on northern sea otters during a five-year period

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(pdf, 91kb)

Jun. 3, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the Air Force to take marine mammals incidental to ¬ precision strike weapon and air-to-surface gunnery missions within Eglin Air Force Base’s Gulf of Mexico Test and Training Range

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(pdf, 116kb)

Jun. 3, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Proposed rulemaking regarding the List of Fisheries for 2013

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(pdf, 141kb)

Jun. 3, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Permit application from Douglas Nowacek, Ph.D. to conduct research on numerous cetacean species or stocks during a five-year period

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(pdf, 97kb)

May 22, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the U.S. Marine Corps for authorization to take Atlantic bottlenose dolphins by Level B harassment incidental to various training exercises at the Marine Corps Air Station, Cherry Point Range Complex, North Carolina

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(pdf, 135kb)

May 21, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the City of San Diego for authorization to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to demolition and reconstruction of the Children’s Pool lifeguard station in La Jolla, California

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(pdf, 95kb)

May 20, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the Navy for authorization to take marine mammals by Level B harassment incidental to military training activities at the Silver Strand Training Complex, California, from July 2013 to July 2014

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(pdf, 131kb)

May 20, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the Southwest Fisheries Science Center for authorization to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to fisheries research activities over five years

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(pdf, 149kb)

May 20, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit application from Graham A.J. Worthy, Ph.D., to conduct research on West Indian manatees over five years

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(pdf, 94kb)

May 17, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Request for comments on the Service's interpretation of¬  terms (1) "significantly altered from their natural form," (2) "dwells on the coast," or (3) "large-scale mass production," as they pertain to Alaska natives’ taking of sea otters

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(pdf, 162kb)

May 17, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit application from SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, Inc., for authorization to import one walrus from The Netherlands

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(pdf, 72kb)

May 17, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Permit application from Rachel Cartwright, Ph.D., to conduct research on cetaceans in Hawaii, Alaska, and California over five years

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(pdf, 118kb)

May 2, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Application from the Seattle Department of Transportation for authorization to take marine mammals incidental to replacement of the Elliott Bay Seawall in Seattle, from September 2013 to September 2018

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(pdf, 117kb)

May 2, 2013

National Marine Fisheries
Service

Permit renewal and amendment application from Scripps Institution of Oceanography to conduct research on 35 cetacean species or stocks in the Pacific Ocean and Gulf of Mexico year-round

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(pdf, 94kb)

May 2, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Permit renewal application from Samuel Wasser, Ph.D., to collect killer whale fecal samples over five years to investigate hypotheses related to the decline of the southern resident killer whale

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(pdf, 92kb)

May 2, 2013 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Permit renewal application from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to conduct research on West Indian manatees in the southeastern United States over five years

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(pdf, 99kb)

May 1, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from Silverback Films Ltd. to take by Level B harassment up to 500 bottlenose dolphins per year during filming to document dolphin strand-feeding events in waters of Bull Creek and Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

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(pdf, 95kb)

May 1, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from Paul Nachtigall, Ph.D., to conduct hearing, echolocation, and behavioral studies on four captive cetaceans over five years

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(pdf, 75kb)

May 1, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the Office of Naval Research for authorization to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to acoustic technology experiments in the western North Pacific Ocean over a one-year period

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(pdf, 131kb)

May 1, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit amendment from Colleen Reichmuth, Ph.D., to add temporary threshold shift (TTS) studies for captive ice seals under her current permit

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(pdf, 98kb)

Apr. 30, 2013 National Marine Fisheries Service Permit application from Daniel Costa, Ph.D., to conduct research on California sea lions from California to Washington over five years

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(pdf, 131kb)

Apr. 24, 2013 National Marine Fisheries Service Permit application from Yoko Mitani, Ph.D., to conduct research on killer and gray whales in Alaskan waters over five years

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(pdf, 98kb)

Apr. 22, 2013 U.S. Department of Transportation Draft report "Arctic Marine Transportation System: Overview and Priorities for Action"

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(pdf, 292kb)

Apr. 19, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service and Fish and Wildlife Service

Discontinuing recommendations that are incorporated as standard conditions in permits issued for marine mammal research for public display

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(pdf, 60kb)

Apr.19, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory for authorization to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to a marine geophysical survey in the northeast Atlantic Ocean from June through July 2013

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(pdf, 160kb)

Apr.19, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from Brian Skerry for authorization to film dolphins in Florida and Hawaii until March 2014

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(pdf, 109kb)

Apr.17, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center to renew and amend a permit to conduct research and enhancement activities on Hawaiian monk seals for five years

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(pdf, 175kb)

Apr.15, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service and Fish and Wildlife Service

Discontinuing recommendations that are incorporated as standard conditions in permits issued for marine mammal research and photography

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(pdf, 72kb)

Mar. 27, 2013

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

Proposed rule regarding timing requirements for submitting a site assessment plan or general activities plan for renewable energy projects on the outer continental shelf

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(pdf, 79kb)

Mar. 12, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the U.S. Geological Survey to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to a marine geophysical survey to be conducted in the Gulf of Mexico in April and May 2013

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(pdf, 157kb)

Mar. 11, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Review of the draft North Pacific Right Whale Recovery Plan

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(pdf, 120kb)

Mar. 8, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Application from the U.S. Geological Survey to conduct research on captive polar bears over five years

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(pdf, 108kb)

Mar. 8, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to a marine geophysical survey to be conducted along the mid-Atlantic Ridge in the North Atlantic Ocean from April through May 2013

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(pdf, 162kb)

Mar. 8, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Issues related to procedures for revising consensus agreements reached by the Harbor Porpoise Take Reduction Team and putting a new policy in place to ensure that the take reduction process respects good faith negotiations by all sides

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(pdf, 70kb)

Mar. 8, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the Washington State Department of Transportation Ferries Division to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to replacement of structures at the Orcas Island and Friday Harbor ferry terminals in the San Juan Islands, Washington

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(pdf, 117kb)

Mar. 8, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the Washington State Department of Transportation Ferries Division to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to replacement of structures at the Bremerton ferry terminal in Puget Sound, Washington

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(pdf, 117kb)

Mar. 7, 2013

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

Intent to prepare an environmental assessment for commercial wind leasing and site assessment in offshore waters of North Carolina

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(pdf, 194kb)

Mar. 7, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the U.S. Navy to take marine mammals incidental to proposed training and testing within the Atlantic Fleet Training and Testing Study Area over a five-year period

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(pdf, 184kb)

Mar. 7, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from the U.S. Navy to take marine mammals incidental to proposed training and testing within the Hawaii-Southern California Training and Testing Study Area over a five-year period

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(pdf, 184kb)

Mar. 1, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from Cape Wind Associates for authorization to take marine mammals by harassment incidental to a high-resolution geophysical survey in Nantucket Sound off Massachusetts from 1 April 2013 to 31 March 2014

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(pdf, 146kb)

Feb. 26, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Final rules listing the Beringia and Okhotsk distinct population segments of the bearded seal as threatened; the Arctic, Okhotsk, and Baltic subspecies of the ringed seal as threatened; and the Ladoga subspecies of ringed seal as endangered; 4(d) rule and critical habitat

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(pdf, 206kb)

Feb. 19, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from SeaWorld for authorization to import one Pacific white-sided dolphin from Japan

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(pdf, 94kb)

Feb. 19, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Application for permit renewal and amendment from the Clark R. Bavin National Fish and Wildlife Forensic Laboratory to acquire, possess, import, and export samples from up to 10 individuals per year of sea otters, manatees, dugongs, polar bears, walruses and marine otters

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(pdf, 90kb)

Feb. 19, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Application for permit renewal and amendment from the U.S. Geological Survey to conduct research on walruses in Alaska and surrounding waters over five years

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(pdf, 98kb)

Feb. 15, 2013

Office of Management and Budgete

Support for the efforts of the National Marine Fisheries Service to extend the 10-knot speed limit for vessels entering major east coast ports long enough to judge its true merits

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(pdf, 66kb)

Feb. 15, 2013

National Science Foundation

Permit application from Dr. Paul Koch for authorization to import into the United States mummified remains from four species of seals in Antarctica

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(pdf, 93kb)

Feb. 13, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit amendment requests from Joseph Mobley to conduct cetacean research off the U.S. coasts, Hawaii, Guam and the Mariana Islands; from Ann Zoidis, to conduct research on humpback and minke whales in Hawaiian waters; and Jim Darling, Ph.D., to conduct research on humpback whales in Hawaiian waters and humpback and gray whales in waters off Washington and Alaska

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(pdf, 95kb)

Feb. 11, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Permit application from Peter Rogers, Ph.D., for authorization to conduct research for five years on stranded cetaceans along U.S. coasts to assess the elastic properties of their head tissues

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(pdf, 90kb)

Feb. 8, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Application from the Alaska Oil and Gas Association for authorization to take polar bears and Pacific walruses incidental to year-round oil and gas exploration activities in the Chukchi Sea and the adjacent western coast of Alaska

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(pdf, 156kb)

Feb. 4, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Petition to delist the southern resident killer whale as an endangered species under the Endangered Species Act

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(pdf, 146kb)

Feb. 1, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from St. George Reef Lighthouse Preservation Society to take pinnipeds by harassment incidental to aircraft operations, restoration, and maintenance at the St. George Reef Light Station on Northwest Seal Rock off the coast of Crescent City, California

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(pdf, 95kb)

Jan. 14, 2013

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

Intent to prepare an environmental assessment for an interim policy lease for Southern Company Research and Environmental Affairs to collect renewable energy data off Georgia

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(pdf, 145kb)

Jan. 9, 2013

National Marine Fisheries Service

Application from Apache Alaska Corporation for authorization to take small numbers of marine mammals by harassment incidental to a 3D seismic survey in Cook Inlet, Alaska

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(pdf, 298kb)

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