AKRO/PR: Alaska Marine Mammal Observer Program (AMMOP)

NMFS is mandated by the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA) to measure and report on the effects of commercial fisheries on marine mammal stocks. One of the ways NMFS gathers this information is through the Marine Mammal Observer Program. The program In Alaska, collects information on marine mammal interactions with commercial fisheries. This information is incorporated in assessments of the general status of marine mammal populations in Alaska.

Data and Resources

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Last Updated May 15, 2020, 03:49
Created December 20, 2019, 15:10
access_constraints ["Access Constraints: These data are sensitive. Only authorized users may access this data directly. The Alaska Regional Office will provide a set of non-sensitive aggregated data. |"]
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contact-email bridget.mansfield@noaa.gov
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guid gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:11796
licence ["NOAA provides no warranty, nor accepts any liability occurring from any incomplete, incorrect, or misleading data, or from any incorrect, incomplete, or misleading use of the data. It is the responsibility of the user to determine whether or not the data is suitable for the intended purpose."]
metadata-date 2020-03-24T00:00:00
metadata-language eng
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resource-type dataset
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