Tagged: Marine Conservation

A humpback whale breaches off shore in late March. (Credit: NOAA)

NMFS Releases Anthropogenic Sound Effects On Marine Mammal Species Revised Guide

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), on behalf of NMFS and the National Ocean Service (referred collectively here as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)), announces the availability of a revised version of draft guidance for assessing the effects of anthropogenic sound on marine mammal species under NOAA’s jurisdiction.