NMFS Authorizes Army Corps of Engineers to Harass Marine Mammals During Oregon Construction Project

The National Marine Fisheries Service published notice that it has issued two incidental harassment authorizations (IHAs) to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to incidentally harass marine mammals during in-water construction activities associated with the North Jetty Maintenance and Repairs Project in Coos Bay, Oregon. The IHAs are effective from September 1, 2022, through August 31, 2023, and from March 1, 2024, through February 28, 2025.