Active Military Sonar and Marine Mammals: Events and References

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This report summarizes legal and political events related to active sonar and marine mammals since 1994. The report discusses the deployment of active sonar by the U.S. Navy and its potential impacts on marine mammals has been an ongoing issue of intense debate; regulatory, legislative, and judicial activity; and international concern.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: February 11, 2008
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Buck, Eugene H.

Specialist in Natural Resources Policy; Resources, Science, and Industry Division

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Calvert, Kori

Information Research Specialist Knowledge Services Group

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: February 11, 2008
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United States
Description:

This report summarizes legal and political events related to active sonar and marine mammals since 1994. The report discusses the deployment of active sonar by the U.S. Navy and its potential impacts on marine mammals has been an ongoing issue of intense debate; regulatory, legislative, and judicial activity; and international concern.

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21 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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