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NOAA Reporter
03-16-2007, 12:16 PM
NOAA Fisheries Service is seeking comments now through April 12, on a plan by Northeast Gateway Energy Bridge LLC, to protect marine mammals as it constructs and operates a liquefied natural gas port in federal waters off Massachusetts. The agency has preliminarily determined the activities would have a negligible impact on marine mammals and is prepared to issue a permit allowing the company to incidentally disrupt animal behavior, but it is soliciting public comment beforehand.

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