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    Latest Press Releases
    Friday, April 18, 2014  — Center for Coastal Studies identifies Arctic bowhead whale in Cape Cod Bay
    Saturday, April 12, 2014  — Center for Coastal Studies team frees entangled minke whale
    Friday, April 11, 2014  — Dense Aggregation of Right Whales Vulnerable to Ship Collision
    Friday, April 11, 2014  — Center for Coastal Studies expands water quality monitoring program
    Wednesday, April 9, 2014  — Latest Fishing Gear Recovery A Success In Provincetown
    Tuesday, March 18, 2014  — Long-term studies unlock a revolutionary new technique for aging humpback whales
    Sunday, February 9, 2014  — Iconic right whale WART returns to Cape Cod Bay - first sighting since April 2013
    Monday, Janauary 7, 2014  — "Missing" whales return to Cape Cod Bay
    Friday, November 15, 2013  — Endangered humpback whale off NJ freed from entanglement
    Friday, November 15, 2013  — Center for Coastal Studies leads NJ humpback entanglement response
    Friday, November 1, 2013  — Center for Coastal Studies announces 2013 Chase-Miller Forum, "Shifting Sands"
    Monday, September 23, 2013  — Center for Coastal Studies frees endangered leatherback turtle from life-threatening entanglement - record numbers reported/rescued this season
    Wednesday, July 10, 2013  — Entangled leatherback turtle freed by Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies team
    Friday, May 31, 2013  — Center for Coastal Studies team disentangles basking shark
    Wednesday, April 3, 2013  — Center for Coastal Studies welcomes celebrity guests to upcoming benefit dinner
    Thursday, February 7, 2013  — Fishermen Sought for Lower Cape Derelict Gear Recovery Program
    Saturday, January 12, 2013  — Right whale mom and calf make unexpected and early appearance in Cape Cod Bay


    Right whale images taken under NOAA Fisheries permit 633-1763, under the authority of the U.S. Endangered Species and Marine Mammal Protection Acts - please request PCCS permission for use.

    Photographs were taken under the authority of NMFS Permit No. 932-1489 issued under the authority of the Marine Mammal Protection Act and the Endangered Species Act.  This statement must accompany the image(s) in all subsequent uses.

    Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies. Taken under NOAA permit 932-1905, with authority of the ESA.

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