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Title and Description:
Recovery Plan for the Main Hawaiian Islands Insular False Killer Whale Distinct Population Segment

Description: The recovery plan for the Main Hawaiian Islands insular false killer whale will consist of three separate documents: (1) the Recovery Status Review, which will review the biology, ecology, and threats to the species and update the 2010 Status Review; (2) the Recovery Plan, which will include objective and measurable recovery criteria and a description of site-specific management actions necessary to conserve the species; and (3) the Recovery Implementation Strategy, which will include stepped-down recovery actions as well as estimates of time and costs required to achieve the plan's goals.

ID: 360 Info. Type:  ISI
Estimated Dissemination Date: 9/30/2020 (Start date of peer review 5/1/2019)
Estimated Dissemination Date Final Work Product: 9/30/2021
Contact Person: Tracy Miller Get contact information

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. 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? No.

Primary disciplines or expertise needed in the review: Marine mammal biology, ecology, conservation, fisheries interactions, contaminants, species recovery.

Comments on Peer Review:

Charge statement

Peer review report

Final work product