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Last Updated: 2018-04-25
Answer the following questions to determine the type(s) of permit you might need.
What species do you expect to encounter? (Check all that apply)
Pacific Marine/Anadromous Fish and Invertebrates listed under the ESA
species proposed for listing under the ESA
Other (e.g. sea turtles, shortnose sturgeon, smalltooth sawfish;
species proposed for listing
listed species without take prohibitions
listed species in foreign waters
Any fish and invertebrates (freshwater and marine) in Oregon
Where will your activities occur? (Check all that apply)
U.S. locations, including offshore waters
International waters (including Antarctica and high seas)
Foreign countries, including territorial waters of those countries
PLEASE NOTE: For Pacific Marine/Anadromous Fish and Invertebrate applications or for any applications in Oregon, select the appropriate state(s):
California (including offshore waters)
Oregon (including the Columbia River and offshore waters)
Washington (including the Columbia River and offshore waters)
Is the proposed permit holder a US Citizen?
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