• Marine Geology

    CCS studies the geological processes that occur along or near the coast, from estuaries and lagoons to the inner continental shelf.

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  • Marine Policy Initiative

    The Center's latest commitment to marine conservation is the Marine Policy Initiative & Monitoring Programs.

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  • Seal Research

    Our work includes the development of a photo-identification catalog and database of individual gray seals from Cape Cod.

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  • Humpback Whale Research

    CCS has studied the Gulf of Maine humpback whale population continuously since the 1970s and is the only institution to routinely monitor it across its...

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  • Wednesday, September 23, 2015

    Rare beaked whale strands off Provincetown, MA

  • Monday, September 14, 2015

    COASTSWEEP 2015 – Long Point Beach Clean-Up

  • Tuesday, September 1, 2015

    Juvenile humpback whale disentangled east of Chatham, MA