Cease or prohibit activities that cause disturbance during sensitive periods for marine and freshwater mammals
Overall effectiveness category No evidence found (no assessment)
Number of studies: 0
Background information and definitions
There are many human activities that may cause disturbance and harm to marine and freshwater mammals and their habitats. This intervention involves prohibiting any such activity that may cause disturbance during particularly sensitive periods for marine and freshwater mammals. For example, during birthing and nursing periods, or migration.