entangle

(1) The term “entangle” or “entanglement” means an event in the wild in which a living or dead marine mammal has gear, rope, line, net, or other material wrapped around or attached to the marine mammal and is— (A) on lands under the jurisdiction of the United States, including beaches and shorelines; or (B) in waters under the jurisdiction of the United States, including any navigable waters.

Source

16 USC § 1421h(1)


Scoping language

In this subchapter
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