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NMFS is revisiting how to estimate how many marine mammals are impacted by the sound from activities such as seismic surveys
The National Marine Fisheries Service, or NMFS, is in the process of revising the criteria that it uses to estimate the extent to which sound from offshore industrial activities such as marine seismic surveys and offshore drilling disturb marine mammals, NMFS staff told the annual Arctic Open Water....
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