Humpback Whale Carcass Identified

Humpback Whale Carcass Identified

August 17, 2021 Yesterday, the Center for Coastal Studies responded to a report of a humpback whale carcass floating south of Stellwagen Bank.  Stranding network partners take the lead when carcasses strand on land, but CCS scientists are federally-authorized to...
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...