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Title and Description:
Summary of Biological Information and Economic Analysis Prepared for Consideration of Critical Habitat Designation for the Carolina and South Atlantic Distinct Population Segments of Atlantic Sturgeon

The document is part of the process for designating critical habitat and contains: (1) the biological information used to determine the specific areas containing the features essential to the conservation of the species and essential features of critical habitat, and (2) the economic impact of designating critical habitat.

ID:336 Info. Type:  ISI
Estimated Dissemination Date: 10/16/2015
Actual Dissemination Date: 10/2/2015
Contact Person: Michael Liddel NOAA Locator

Date First Posted in Peer Review Agenda: 2/4/2016
Estimated Peer Review Start Date: 8/1/2015
Review type:
Number of reviewers:

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?
Once the proposed rule has published, we may request public comment on the pee-review work product.

Will the agency provide significant and relevant public comments to the peer reviewers before they conduct their review? no

Primary disciplines or expertise needed in the review: Biology, ecology, distribution, habitat requirements, fishery data, and threats to Atlantic sturgeon

Comments on Peer Review:

Charge statements

For biological reviewers
For economic reviewers

Peer review report

Final work product