Water Quality Improvement Plan Pushed by Cape Cod Commission

WEST BARNSTABLE – The Cape Cod Commission recently presented a plan for improving pond water quality at a meeting of the Barnstable County … [Read more...]

Labor Deal Struck Between Vineyard Wind and Building Council

MARTHA’S VINEYARD – A new labor union deal was struck between the Vineyard Wind project and the Southeastern Massachusetts Building Trades … [Read more...]

Study Will Look Into Right Whale’s Genetic Issues

BOSTON - A study will take a deep dive into the genetic factors that cause issues for the endangered North Atlantic right whale. "Conservation … [Read more...]

Report: Many Boats Fail to Brake for Endangered Whales

PORTLAND, MAINE (AP) - An environmental advocacy group says many boats don’t comply with speed restrictions designed to protect an endangered species … [Read more...]

Barnstable Warns of Fertilizer Threat to Ecosystem

WEST BARNSTABLE – Barnstable Town Manager Mark Ells recently released a reminder to residents to be mindful of the fragile ecosystem on Cape Cod and … [Read more...]

Truro Joins Other Towns in Bottle Ban

  TRURO – The Town of Truro has recently become the fifteenth Cape town to ban departments from buying single-use plastic bottled … [Read more...]

New Contaminants Discovered in Six Cape Cod Watersheds

HYANNIS – A recent webinar revealed that new studies have found large amounts of previously undiscovered PFAS in Cape Cod watersheds. PFAS are … [Read more...]

New Coral Protections Coming to Areas Off New England

BOSTON (AP) - Federal regulators have signed off on new protections for thousands of square miles of deep-sea corals off New England. The National … [Read more...]

Barnstable Faces Second Lawsuit from Environmental Organization

WEST BARNSTABLE – The Town of Barnstable has been hit with a new lawsuit from the Conservation Law Foundation regarding regulations on private septic … [Read more...]

Orleans Board of Health Approves Regulations for Chemical Tanks

ORLEANS – The Orleans Board of Health recently approved new regulations on storage tanks. At the public hearing which took place on June 17, four … [Read more...]



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