Study: Earlier Spring Means More Right Whales in Cape Cod Waters

BOSTON - A new study from the New England Aquarium shows that North Atlantic right whales spent more time in waters by Cape Cod the earlier that … [Read more...]

Study Finds Lasting Negative Impacts On Right Whales By Fishing Line Entanglements

HYANNIS – A recent study by scientists from the New England Aquarium and Duke University has found that entanglements in fishing gear are the leading … [Read more...]

Study Claims Climate Change Is Impacting Right Whale Use Of Cape Cod Bay

HYANNIS – A recent study led by the New England Aquarium says climate change is having an effect on how large whale species such as North Atlantic … [Read more...]

Agreement Reached to Protect Whales Amid Offshore Wind Project

HYANNIS – The New England Aquarium recently announced that it is partnering with Cornell University and wind energy consultant LAUTEC US on a project … [Read more...]

Robotic Buoys Developed to Keep Atlantic Right Whales Safe

WOODS HOLE (AP) - A Cape Cod science center and one of the world’s largest shipping businesses are collaborating on a project to use robotic buoys to … [Read more...]

Study: Smaller Right Whales Have Fewer Calves

WOODS HOLE - A new study from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and New England Aquarium has found that smaller North Atlantic right whales … [Read more...]

New Whale Rules Take Effect, but Enforcement Still to Come

PORTLAND, ME (AP) - New lobster fishing rules intended to protect a rare species of whale are now in effect, but enforcement has yet to begin. The … [Read more...]

Right Whale Spotted With Calf Off Outer Cape Cod

PROVINCETOWN - Observers from the Center for Coastal Studies spotted a North Atlantic right whale and her calf on the ocean-side of the Outer Cape … [Read more...]

NOAA Acknowledges Shortage of Gear to Protect Whales

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The federal government is acknowledging that supply chain issues will prevent all lobstermen from having gear needed to protect … [Read more...]

WHOI Will Deploy Buoys to Help Protect Right Whales

FALMOUTH – The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution has partnered with an international container shipping company to deploy new technology that will … [Read more...]



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