Input requested from anglers regarding potential impacts from offshore wind projects
- Present the purpose and intent of the 2014 document Development of Mitigation Measures to Address Potential Use Conflicts between Commercial Wind Energy Lessees/Grantees and Commercial Fishermen on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf.
- Request input from the fishing community and developers that would inform the draft guidance on fisheries mitigation. Topics to consider include project siting, design, navigation, and access; safety; environmental monitoring; and financial compensation.
- For more information about this guidance, fisheries mitigation workshops, and how to submit comments visit: Request for Information on Reducing or Avoiding Impacts of Offshore Wind Energy on Fisheries