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Man-made sounds' effect on marine animals

...thresholds previously used by NOAA," according to a NOAA web page.NOAA Field Office Supervisor with the Protected Resources Division Brad Smith said marine mammals in Alaska have "almost certainly" been negatively impacted by sound. "We...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-01-24/man-made-sounds-effect-marine-animal
Outdoors
My Turn: Keeping whales, sea lions and people safe

...protectedresources/mmv/guide.htm. ? Jon Kurland is the Assistant Regional Administrator for the Protected Resources Division of NOAA Fisheries Alaska Region, which works to protect the viability of protected species-primarily marine...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-08-30/keeping-whales-sea-lions-and-people-s
Opinion
NMFS plans workshops on harbor seal protections

...where harbor seal populations have declined.Jon Kurland, assistant regional administrator for the agency's protected resources division, acknowledged that the issue of harbor seal disturbance has been around for years but said court-mandated...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-04-12/nmfs-plans-workshops-harbor-seal-protec
State
Entanglement ends well for whale, calf

...tangled in fishing gear off Point Baker in Sumner Strait the last week in July, a response team from NOAA's Protected Resources Division, in Juneau, arrived on scene to lend a hand. It was clear the entanglement had become too complex for the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081310/out_694397358.shtml
Outdoors
Deadline delayed for comments on new whale rules

...but it affects all other mariners. Written comments on the proposed rule should be sent to Mike Payne, Protected Resources Division, NMFS, P.O. Box 21668, Juneau, Alaska 99802-1668. Comments also may be sent by fax to 907 586-7012...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081700/Loc_Deadline.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...but it affects all other mariners. Written comments on the proposed rule should be sent to Mike Payne, Protected Resources Division, NMFS, P.O. Box 21668, Juneau, Alaska 99802-1668. Comments also may be sent by fax to 907 586-7012...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081700/Loc_Deadline.shtml
Experts monitor tangled whale calf

...the calf got tangled. "We gave it a good try on Sunday," said Aleria Jensen of the Fisheries Service's Protected Resources Division in Juneau. The marine mammal experts will have to find where there is tension on the line to cut it at the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091305/loc_20050913010.shtml
News
Agency considers delisting eastern Steller sea lions

...lion recovery plan Deadline : July 24. Address comments to: Kaja Brix, Assistant regional administrator, Protected Resources Division, Alaska Region, NMFS, Attn: Ellen Walsh. By e-mail: SSLRP@noaa.gov , including in the subject line...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052506/sta_20060525017.shtml
News
New rules may separate ships, seals

...forward in the near future" on the recommendations, said Aleria Jensen, a marine mammal specialist in the protected resources division. "This is a high priority issue for us." Cruise ships and other elements of large-scale tourism went...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011611/sta_770776879.shtml
News
Judge: Sea lion studies violate protection laws

...recover. The research includes population monitoring and foraging and behavior patterns, said Kaja Brix, protected resources division director at the National Marine Fisheries Service's Alaska region office. "The lack of ability to do the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053106/sta_20060531007.shtml
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