NMFS Authorizes Take of Marine Mammals by Anadarko Petroleum Company

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) announced that it has issued a Letter of Authorization (LOA) pursuant to the Marine Mammal Protection Act to Anadarko Petroleum Corporation for the take of marine mammals incidental to geophysical survey activity in the Gulf of Mexico. The LOA is effective from April 1, 2023, through June 1, 2023.