Title and Description:
Recovery Plan for the Main Hawaiian Islands Insular False Killer Whale Distinct Population Segment
The recovery plan for the Main Hawaiian Islands insular false killer whale will consist of three separate documents: the Species Status Assessment, which will review the biology, ecology, and threats to the species; the Recovery Enhancement Vision, which will include objective and measurable recovery criteria, a description of site-specific management actions necessary to conserve the species, and estimates of time and costs required to achieve the plan's goals; and the Recovery Implementation Strategy, which will provide detailed activities for implementing the recovery actions.
ID360 Info. Type: ISI
Estimated Dissemination Date: 10/1/2017
Contact Person:Michael Liddel NOAA Locator
Date First Posted in Peer Review Agenda: 11/15/2016
Estimated Peer Review Start Date: 5/1/2017
Review type: Individual letters.
Number of reviewers: Three or fewer.
Peer reviewers will be designated by the agency.
Will the public, including scientific or professional societies, be asked to nominate potential peer reviewers? no.
Will there be opportunities for the public to comment on the work product to be peer reviewed? yes
How and When? A public comment period will be open on the recovery plan.
Will the agency provide significant and relevant public comments to the peer reviewers before they conduct their review? yes,
Primary disciplines or expertise needed in the review: Marine mammal biology, ecology, conservation, fisheries interactions, contaminants, species recovery.
Comments on Peer Review:
Peer review report
Final work product