Tag Archives: Center for Coastal Studies

Napi’s Lecture Series: Derelict Fishing Gear Recovery Project

The Center for Coastal Studies presents on overview of the 2017 Derelict Fishing Gear Recovery Project by Laura Ludwig. It is estimated that between 5-15% of lobster gear is lost each year to storm action, propellers, and interactions with mobile …

Local Bounty Banquet

Join staff and friends of the Center for Coastal Studies at Napi’s Restaurant for a Local Bounty Banquet of featuring fresh, local seafood. Dinner will be served at 5 pm, and will be followed at 7 pm by a lecture …

Right Whales at the Brink: Stewardship at the edge of extinction

Dr. Charles “Stormy” Mayo senior scientist and director of the Right Whale Ecology Program at the Center for Coastal Studies,  will discuss the status of the species and its recent decline, the seasonal arrival of the right whales, and the …

Napi’s Lecture Series: Fishermen, Scientists and Sustainable Fisheries

The Center for Coastal Studies presents “Charting a Course to Mutual Trust and Understanding: Fishermen and Scientists Working Together for Sustainable Fisheries” by Owen Nichols. In New England and around the world, fishermen and scientists are working together to keep …

Climate Change Impacts on Cape Cod: Sea Level Rise

A new lecture series presented by Lower Cape Indivisible featuring local climate change experts. COASTLINE CHANGE: MINIMIZING PERILS OF SEA LEVEL RISE Presented by Greg Berman, Coastal Processes Specialist, Wood’s Hole Sea Grant & Cape Cod Cooperative Extension. Greg explains …

Right Whales at the Brink: Stewardship at the edge of extinction

Dr. Charles “Stormy” Mayo senior scientist and director of the Right Whale Ecology Program at the Center for Coastal Studies,  will discuss the status of the species and its recent decline, the seasonal arrival of the right whales, and the …

Climate Change Impacts on Cape Cod: What We Can Do

A new lecture series presented by Lower Cape Indivisible featuring local climate change experts. Session One provides an introduction to climate change and its impacts on Cape Cod, and examines Cape Cod’s contribution to this phenomenon. Featured speakers will be …

Lecture: Plastic Pollution – a Global Problem with Local Solutions.

The scope of plastic pollution on the planet can be overwhelming to someone who cares about the health of our environment. Understanding the inputs of the issue – from plastics manufacturing to solid waste infrastructure and policy – can provide …

PROGRAM FULL, THANK YOU! COASTSWEEP Beach Clean-up at Long Point

PROGRAM FULL, THANK YOU! Every summer trash and marine debris washes up on beautiful Long Point Beach in Provincetown, and every summer we ask volunteers to spare a couple of hours to help us collect it, document it, dispose of …

CCS MAER team frees entangled humpback whale off Truro, MA

September 12, 2017 The Marine Animal Entanglement Response (MAER) team from the Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) disentangled a humpback whale today off Ballston Beach, Truro. The MAER team and scientists from the Center’s Humpback Whale Studies Program were conducting …