• Marine Education Program

    CCS marine education provides K-12 and public education programming throughout the year connecting children and adults to the coastal ...

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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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  • Marine Fisheries Research

    The Marine Fisheries Research program (MFR) is underway at the Center for Coastal Studies.

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  • Marine Debris

    The Center collaorates with local fishermen and town and state officials to remove derelict fishing gear and other harmful marine debris from coastal waters.

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  • Monday, July 27, 2015

    Whale Week Art Exhibition and Reception 7 pm

  • Saturday, July 11, 2015

    Entangled humpback whale freed, saved from white shark attack

  • Monday, July 6, 2015

    Minke whale freed from entanglement south of Martha’s Vineyard



Get to the Bottom Of It! 9:30 am

Become a junior marine biologist!¬†Use a plankton tow to collect tiny marine creatures¬†then take an up close and personal look under the microscope. Learn how and why the biggest animals in the ocean depend on the smallest animals to survive! …

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