CCS Disentangles Humpback Whale off Chatham, MA

CCS Disentangles Humpback Whale off Chatham, MA

August 16, 2019 The Marine Animal Entanglement Response team (MAER) from the Center for Coastal Studies (CCS) disentangled a humpback whale yesterday afternoon off Chatham, MA. A charter vessel discovered the whale early yesterday morning; they reported it to the CCS...

SPINNAKER – a documentary by Nadine Licostie

Spinnaker, whose skeleton is on permanent display at the Center for Coastal Studies, was one of the many humpback whales who strive to exist in our oceans. Entangled four times across nearly a decade, she is a metaphor for the delicate balance of marine life in Cape...
CCS Frees Entangled Humpback Whale off Chatham, MA

CCS Frees Entangled Humpback Whale off Chatham, MA

June 26, 2019 On Monday, June 24 the Marine Animal Entanglement Response team at the Center for Coastal Studies responded to an entangled humpback whale east of Chatham, MA. It was a challenging rescue operation for the team: The young whale was free-swimming in a...