Scientists Say Loss of Tiny Organisms Hurts Ocean, Fishing

PORTLAND, ME (AP) - The warming of the waters off the East Coast has brought the loss of microscopic organisms that make up the base of the ocean’s … [Read more...]

Wellfleet’s Duck Harbor Vegetation Project to Begin in Late January

WELLFLEET - The Cape Cod National Seashore is preparing to begin a project to remove dead shrubs and trees from the Herring River's Duck Harbor … [Read more...]

Yarmouth to Take Comments on Climate Change Vulnerability Plan

YARMOUTH - Yarmouth officials will be soliciting feedback on plans to mitigate vulnerability to climate change. The goal is to address issues like … [Read more...]

UN Says Ozone Layer Slowly Healing, Hole to Mend by 2066

DENVER (AP) - A United Nations scientific report says Earth's protective ozone layer is slowly but noticeably healing. Scientists say the hole over … [Read more...]

New England Aquarium Praises Creation of Right Whale Day

BOSTON - Officials with the New England Aquarium have praised the decision to enact Right Whale Day in Massachusetts. Former Governor Charlie Baker … [Read more...]

Cape Cod National Seashore to Benefit from Federal Grant

WELLFLEET - Close to $8.5 million in federal money is heading to the Cape Cod National Seashore. The money, given to the park through the … [Read more...]

EPA Finalizes Water Rule That Repeals Trump-Era Changes

ST. LOUIS (AP) - President Joe Biden’s administration has finalized regulations that protect hundreds of thousands of small streams, wetlands, and … [Read more...]

First Day Hikes Primed to Kick Off 2023 Across Cape Cod

HYANNIS - Residents will have the chance to begin 2023 outdoors through a series of First Day Hikes from Falmouth to Wellfleet. Executive Director … [Read more...]

Baker Doubling Down on 2050 Climate Action Goals

HYANNIS - Governor Charlie Baker is doubling down on his net-zero greenhouse gas emission goals for Massachusetts with the recently announced Clean … [Read more...]

Group Offers Environmentally Friendly Holiday Tips

HYANNIS - With celebrations during the holiday season continuing, the Ocean Conservancy's International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) has offered tips to … [Read more...]



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