Online Holiday Auction

The Center for Coastal Studies Online Holiday Auction offers unique experiences and exciting gifts you won’t find anywhere else! And the best part? All proceeds support the Center’s critically important research, rescue and education programs! This virtual benefit...

Lobster Trap Tag Logging

Natalie MacDonald, 2021 Joanna Toole Intern When I originally started contemplating what I would consider as “ghost gear” at the beginning of this internship, I thought of lobster traps, netting, and rope — large gear that’s easy to spot and what I...

Outer Cape Cleanup and Styrofoam City

Natalie MacDonald, 2021 Joanna Toole Intern At the end of September, I completed my first Outer Cape Cleanup (OCC) with the Beach Brigade – one of the many activities I’ve participated in as the Joanna Toole “Ghost Gear” intern. Started by local...

Volunteer Opportunity: Two Day Trash Tally

Take a Deep Dive into the Debris Data! Join CCS staff and volunteers in North Truro on Saturday, October 9 from 9 am – 4 pm, and Sunday, October 10 from 9 am – noon, as we sort, weigh, count and inventory the hundreds of pounds of trash, fishing gear and...

Volunteer Opportunity: Two Day Trash Tally

Take a Deep Dive into the Debris Data! Join CCS staff and volunteers in North Truro on Saturday, October 9 from 9 am – 4 pm, and Sunday, October 10 from 9 am – noon, as we sort, weigh, count and inventory the hundreds of pounds of trash, fishing gear and...