Public Comment Period Extended for NWTT Draft Supplemental EIS/OEIS
The Navy has extended the public comment period for the Draft Supplemental EIS/OEIS an additional 15 days to June 12, 2019.

The Navy is accepting public comments on the Draft Supplemental EIS/OEIS. The comment period is open from March 29, 2019, to June 12, 2019. Please fill out the online comment form or print and mail your comments to:

Naval Facilities Engineering Command Northwest
Attention: NWTT Supplemental EIS/OEIS Project Manager
3730 N. Charles Porter Ave.
Building 385, Admin, Room 216
Oak Harbor, WA 98278-5000

Download a copy of the comment form.

Comments may also be provided at the public meetings. All comments submitted during the public comment period will become part of the public record, and substantive comments will be addressed in the Final Supplemental EIS/OEIS. All comments must be postmarked or received online by June 12, 2019, for consideration in the Final Supplemental EIS/OEIS.

Supplemental EIS/OEIS Information

  • This project supplements the 2015 NWTT Final EIS/OEIS, supporting training and testing activities conducted within the same Study Area beyond 2020.
  • The Navy analyzed training and testing using the best available scientific information, including an updated acoustic effects model and more recent marine species data.
  • The Navy prepared the Draft Supplemental EIS/OEIS to support the issuance of federal regulatory permits and authorizations under the Marine Mammal Protection Act and Endangered Species Act.