Receipt and Copies of All Permits and Authorizations

Work shall not begin until (a) the NOAA RC has notified the applicant that the requirements of the ESA have been satisfied and that the activity is authorized, and (b) all other necessary permits and authorizations are finalized. Prior to construction, any contractor shall be provided with the specific protective measures to follow during implementation of the project. In addition, a qualified professional, approved by NMFS, shall provide the construction crew with information on the protected species potentially found in the project vicinity, the protection afforded the species by the ESA and California Endangered Species Act, and guidance on those specific protection measures that must be implemented as part of the project