Tag Archives: Fisheries

Protecting Stellwagen Bank: A History of the Sanctuary – 25 Years and Moving Forward

Presented by Richard Delaney, President and CEO of the Center for Coastal Studies, and Ben Haskell, Acting Superintendent of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary More than 25 years ago, threats to an underwater bank at the mouth of Massachusetts …

Napi’s Lecture Series: Entanglements, Disentanglements and Mola Molas of 2017

The Center for Coastal Studies presents “The Year in Review: Entanglements, Disentanglements and Mola Molas of 2017” by Maria Harvey. As the Center’s Marine Animal Entanglement Response (MAER) team prepares to wrap up another year on stand-by and on the …

Center for Coastal Studies Launches Online Holiday Auction

The Center for Coastal Studies has teamed up with Bidding for Good to host an online auction to raise funds for the Center’s research, education, and whale rescue programs. The auction has something for everyone, from jewelry, games, collectibles and …

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 …

The Last Bay Scallop?

Pleasant Bay Community Boating presents The Last Bay Scallop? at the Chatham Orpheum on Saturday, September 9th. A Q&A with director John Stanton and local experts Owen Nichols, Director of Marine Fisheries Research at the Center for Coastal Studies, and Shannon Eldredge, Board …

Lecture: Working Together for Sustainable Fisheries

Presented by the Friends of Monomoy July 26 at 7 pm Chatham Community Center, Owen Nichols, Director of Marine Fisheries Research and the Center for Coastal Studies, presents “Cape Cod Fishermen and Scientists Working Together for Sustainable Fisheries”.  

A Dive into the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument

The Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) and the Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) invites you to take a Dive into the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument. Conservation Law Foundation‘s Vice President and Director of Ocean Conservation, Dr. Priscilla Brooks, …

CCS presents: Gulf Stream Orphan Project

The Center for Coastal Studies presents “The Gulf Stream Orphan Project” by Michael O’Neill and Owen Nichols on Wednesday, March 29 at 7 pm at Napi’s Restaurant, Provincetown. Gulf Stream Orphans (GSOs) are larval or juvenile tropical fish  that arrive in …

CCS presents: “The Azores: Stories of Islands and Whales” by Philip Hoare

The Center for Coastal Studies presents “The Azores: Stories of Islands and Whales” by Philip Hoare, on Wednesday, January 25 at 7 pm at Napi’s Restaurant, Provincetown. For the past 300 years, Cape Cod and the Azores have shared an …

Entanglement response training in Oman hailed a success

The latest joint Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) and International Whaling Commission (IWC) entanglement training workshop has just finished in Oman, and has registered a number of significant ‘firsts’. This was the first entanglement workshop on the Arabian Sea coast, …