First Right Whales of Season Spotted

HYANNIS - Four to seven endangered North Atlantic right whales have been spotted in Cape Cod Bay, the first of the season. The sighting was … [Read more...]

Decline of Rare Right Whale Appears to be Slowing, But Scientists Say Big Threats Remain

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The decline of one of the rarest whales in the world appears to be slowing, but scientists warn the giant mammals still face … [Read more...]

Whales and Dolphins in American Waters are Losing Food and Habitat to Climate Change, US Study Says

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Whales, dolphins and seals living in U.S. waters face major threats from warming ocean temperatures, rising sea levels and … [Read more...]

NOAA Searching for Missing Whale Tags

HYANNIS - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is asking for help from local residents to find two missing whale research tags. Each … [Read more...]

Cape Cod Canal Closed After Endangered Whale and Calf Spotted

BOURNE - The Cape Cod Canal was closed Sunday after a female North Atlantic right whale and her calf were spotted in the area, according to the … [Read more...]

Scientists Say Outlook Not Good for Entangled Right Whale “Snow Cone”

NANTUCKET - Marine animal experts are saying the outlook is not good for a heavily-entangled North Atlantic right whale that frequents the Cape and … [Read more...]

Maine Governor, Delegation Want Whale Protections Delayed

PORTLAND Maine (AP) — Maine’s governor and congressional delegation are calling on the federal government to push back new fishing rules designed to … [Read more...]

CCS Scientists Contribute To Study On Global Warming’s Long Term Impact On Marine Populations

PROVINCETOWN – A recent study coauthored by scientists associated with the Center for Coastal Studies theorized that current global warming trends may … [Read more...]

New England Aquarium Calls for Better Whale Protection Rules

HYANNIS - New federal regulations will soon tighten around the lobster industry in an effort to save a quickly-vanishing whale species, but some … [Read more...]



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