Tag Archives: Nantucket

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 …

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 …

7th Biennial Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative Research Conference

The Conference, coordinated by the Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative (NBI), provides an opportunity to share the results of research being conducted on Nantucket and surrounding areas with other researchers and the public. The event opens at 1 pm on Friday with …

Nantucket Coastal Conference

The Nantucket Coastal Conference is a daylong symposium of talks covering topics about Nantucket coastal projects, coastal management issues, impacts to natural resources and research currently being done. The conference is for coastal managers, environmental organizers, town officials and staff …

Lecture: Seasonal Seal Occupancy Patterns in SE Massachusetts

Wednesday March 1 at 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum 1 India Street, Nantucket Lisa Sette will present a illustrated lecture on seal occupancy patterns in southeastern Massachusetts, and will report on her current research into seal diet. Lisa is Seal Research Project …

Documentary Screening: The Hunt for Moby Dick

Join the Center for Coastal Studies and the Truro Historical Society for a screening of the BBC documentary The Hunt for Moby-Dick, written and presented by Philip Hoare, author of The Whale. Filmed over five years in Provincetown, Nantucket, New …