NMFS Seeks Public Comments on Air Force Request to Take Marine Mammals

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) has received a request from the U.S. Department of the Air Force to take marine mammals incidental to testing and training military operations proposed to be conducted in the Eglin Gulf Test and Training Range from 2023 to 2030 in the Gulf of Mexico. NMFS is accepting public comments through March 9, 2023, on the proposed authorization.