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Incidental Take Authorization: City of Seattle Pier 63 Removal Project, Seattle, WA


Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status


NOAA Fisheries has received a request from the City of Seattle (City) for authorization to take marine mammals incidental to the Pier 63 Removal Project in Seattle, Washington. NOAA Fisheries is requesting comments on its proposal to issue an incidental harassment authorization (IHA) to the City to incidentally take, by Level A and Level B harassment only, marine mammals during the specified activities. NOAA Fisheries is also requesting comments on possible one-time, one-year renewal that could be issued under certain circumstances and if all requirements are met. NOAA Fisheries will consider public comments prior to making any final decision on the issuance of the requested authorizations and agency responses will be summarized in the final notice of our decision.

Project Location

Federal Register

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 03/02/2022