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Cape Cod Wildlife Collaborative Announces The 5th Annual Cape Cod Wildlife Festival

The Cape Cod Wildlife Collaborative is sponsoring its 5th Annual Cape Cod Wildlife Festival on Saturday, September 13th (rain date: Sunday, Sept. 14th) from 10am-3pm at MA Audubon’s Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary, 345 Bone Hill Road, Cummaquid. The festival showcases …

Artist Yvette Drury Dubinsky at SEA Space, 8/22/14 – 9/28/14

The Center for Coastal Studies is pleased to announce a new installation of works on paper by Yvette Drury Dubinsky at SEA Space, 333R Commercial Street (behind the Squealing Pig). The exhibition will be open from 3 – 8 pm on …

Entangled leatherback turtle freed by CCS team

On July 6, the Center for Coastal Studies disentangled a large leatherback sea turtle off Sandy Neck. This was the first confirmed sea turtle entanglement in Cape Cod Bay in 2014, and the fifth for the year off Massachusetts so …

“A remarkable sighting” – Center for Coastal Studies identifies Arctic bowhead whale in Cape Cod Bay

Friday, April 18, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Center for Coastal Studies contact: Stormy Mayo +1-508-237-9448 Cathrine Macort +1-508-487-3622 x103 +1-508-808-9660 cmacort@coastalstudies.org Researchers at the Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) have observed a bowhead whale (Balaena mysticetus) in Cape Cod Bay, …

Center for Coastal Studies team frees entangled minke whale

Saturday, April 12, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Center for Coastal Studies contact: Cathrine Macort +1-508-487-3622 x103 +1-508-808-9660 cmacort@coastalstudies.org Yesterday afternoon the Marine Animal Entanglement Response (MAER) team from the Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) in Provincetown released a minke whale …

Center for Coastal Studies expands water quality monitoring program

Friday, April 11, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Center for Coastal Studies contact: Cathrine Macort +1-508-487-3622 x103 +1-508-808-9660 cmacort@coastalstudies.org The Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) has been awarded a contract by Barnstable County to continue and expand its water quality monitoring …

Latest Fishing Gear Recovery A Success In Provincetown

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Center for Coastal Studies contact: Laura Ludwig, Project Manager 207-263-5300 mobile Latest Fishing Gear Recovery A Success In Provincetown In March 2014, the Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) continued its effort to assess …

Long-term studies unlock a revolutionary new technique for aging humpback whales

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Center for Coastal Studies contact: Jooke Robbins, PhD jrobbins@coastalstudies.org Cathrine Macort +1-508-487-3622 x103 +1-508-808-9660 cmacort@coastalstudies.org Scientists have developed the first DNA-based test for estimating the age of humpback whales, based on decades of …

Iconic right whale WART returns to Cape Cod Bay – first sighting since April 2013

Sunday, February 9, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PCCS Contact: Cathrine Macort +1-508-487-3622 x103 +1-508-808-9660 cmacort@coastalstudies.org Yesterday afternoon researchers from the Center for Coastal Studies in Provincetown spotted a right whale known to local researchers as “Wart” in Cape Cod Bay. …

Missing Whales return to Cape Cod Bay

Monday, January 7, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PCCS Contact: Cathrine Macort +1-508-487-3622 x103 +1-508-808-9660 cmacort@coastalstudies.org Monday, January 7, 2014 On Sunday afternoon a research team from the Center for Coastal Studies in Provincetown, flying a survey over Cape Cod Bay, …