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Proposed Modification of 101(a)(5)(E) Permit for CA Thresher Shark/ Swordfish Drift Gillnet and WA/OR/CA Sablefish Pot Fisheries

We propose to issue an amended permit to authorize the incidental, but not intentional, take of two endangered stocks of marine mammals by the California (CA) thresher shark/swordfish drift gillnet fishery (≥14 in mesh) and the Washington (WA)/Oregon (OR)/CA sablefish pot fishery. We have made a preliminary determination that incidental taking from commercial fishing will have a negligible impact on the:

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Submit comments on the proposed permit by 10/24/2014.