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Juvenile humpback whale disentangled east of Chatham, MA

The Marine Animal Entanglement Response (MAER) team from the Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) in Provincetown disentangled a juvenile humpback whale today (September 1, 2015) east of Cape Cod. The young whale was found entangled last Saturday afternoon east of …

24-7-365 Auction Now Open!

We are now accepting bids at the 24-7-365 Online Auction! We have something for everyone! A whale-watching cruise in the Dominican Republic A photo safari for two in South Africa A week at a working ranch in Costa Rica Luxurious …

Another humpback whale freed from entanglement by CCS MAER team

  The Marine Animal Entanglement Response (MAER) team at the Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) disentangled a humpback whale yesterday afternoon (Friday, August 14) off Cape Cod. The young whale was discovered by whale watchers aboard the Dolphin Fleet of …

CCS MAER team frees entangled humpback whale after 11 hour operation

On Sunday, August 2 the Marine Animal Entanglement Response team (MAER) at the Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) disentangled a young humpback whale yesterday in Cape Cod Bay. The whale had fishing gear trapped in its mouth and was in …

Whale Week Art Exhibition and Reception 7 pm

       We have an exciting addition to our whale week activities! On Friday, July 31 we will unveil stunning artwork by several local artists at SEA Space, 333R Commercial Street (behind the Squealing Pig). The exhibition will include whale-inspired …

Entangled humpback whale freed, saved from white shark attack

SEE BELOW FOR VIDEO The Marine Animal Entanglement Response team (MAER) at the Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) freed a badly entangled humpback whale today (Saturday, July 11) on Stellwagen Bank. The whale was hogtied from mouth to tail and …

Minke whale freed from entanglement south of Martha’s Vineyard

The Center for Coastal Studies Marine Animal Entanglement Response (MAER) team freed a badly entangled minke whale on Sunday, July 5. The whale was caught by the mouth in fishing gear and had been anchored in the same spot for …

“A Doll’s House” at Harbor Stage Company, Wellfleet, to benefit CCS

The Harbor Stage Company in Wellfleet, encourage you to Pay-What-You-Can for their June 19 performance of “A Doll’s House”. Half of all proceeds from the evening’s by-donation admissions will be donated to the Center for Coastal Studies to support their efforts …

Humpback whale Spinnaker found dead

Humpback whale “Spinnaker”, disentangled by CCS on May 14, has been found dead off Maine by our colleagues at the College of the Atlantic. “We have been studying “Spinnaker” since her year of birth (2004) as part of our Gulf …

Humpback whale, Spinnaker, disentangled for third time by CCS MAER

On Thursday, May 14 the Marine Animal Entanglement Response (MAER) team from the Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) in Provincetown released a humpback whale, called Spinnaker, from a life-threatening entanglement in heavy fishing gear. The whale was spotted on Cashes …