Best Management Practices Workshop for Atlantic Offshore Wind Facilities and Marine Protected Species Objectives and Daily Schedule

March 7-9, 2017
NOAA Fisheries
Building 4 (Science Center)
1301 East-West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Workshop Objectives:

  • Increase understanding around the science and regulations for protecting marine species from the effects of offshore wind development on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS).
  • Identify and discuss possible best management practices (BMPs) for preventing, reducing, and monitoring offshore wind effects to marine protected species on the Atlantic OCS.

Day 1: Day 1 Agenda and Presentations (pdfs)

Day 2: Days 2 Agenda and Presentations (pdfs)

Day 3: Day 3 Agenda and Presentations (pdfs)

Final Report on Best Management Practices Workshop for Atlantic Offshore Wind Facilities and Protected Species (coming soon)