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NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service Southeast Regional Office

Notice of Coastal Consistency Review
State of Connecticut

Federal Consistency Determination for Amendment 10 for the Wahoo Dolphin Fisheries Management Plan

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) has received a request submitted by the NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service Southeast Regional Office (NMFS) pursuant to Section 307(c)(1) of the Coastal Zone Management Act to review a proposed action affecting coastal resources for consistency with the enforceable policies of Connecticut’s federally approved Coastal Management Program as contained in Sections 22a-90 through 22a-112 of the Connecticut General Statutes.

Additional information on the proposed action to the Federal Consistency Determination for Wahoo Dolphin Amendment 10 is available at the Public Notices link at  A summary of the proposal and supplemental information are available for inspection at the Land & Water Resources Division, DEEP, 79 Elm Street, Hartford, CT 06106, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday or by email upon request.

All interested parties are invited to express their views on this action.  Written comments must be submitted to the Department no later than fifteen (15) days from the publication date of this notice.  Comments or questions regarding this notice should be sent in writing through email to Karen Michaels at

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Published in Connecticut Post, The Day, Greenwich Time, The Hartford Courant, The New Haven Register, The Advocate, and The Hour on November 19, 2021.


Full Notice Wahoo Dolphin Amend 10 to FMP