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Right Whales spotted off Plymouth (CBS)

61 Right Whales Spotted In Cape Cod Bay In 2 Weeks

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is asking boaters and fishermen to slow down in Cape Cod Bay and be on the lookout for critically endangered whales.

05/04/2015

Fishermen (WBZ-TV photo)

Fishermen Fear Looming Cost Of At-Sea Monitors This Summer

New England fishermen of important food species like cod and haddock say the looming cost of paying for at-sea monitors could put them out of business this year.

05/03/2015

2016 Presidential Hopeful Marco Rubio (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Rubio’s Climate Change Views Could Hurt 2016 Presidential Bid

The presidential hopeful has acknowledged that the climate is changing, but has expressed skepticism that it is being caused solely by humans.

04/14/2015

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration plane helps detect potential flooding risks. (WBZ-TV)

Flying Over Snow-Covered New England Helps Predict Spring Flooding

A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration plane helps find areas of snow that could present flooding problems.

03/25/2015

Reddit users thought they found a mysterious shipwreck off Boston over the weekend, but veteran boaters say there's no mystery.(WBZ-TV)

Abandoned Vessel Off Boston Sparks Social Media Intrigue

Reddit users thought they found a mysterious shipwreck off Boston over the weekend, but veteran boaters say there’s no mystery.

11/17/2014

Hurricane Sandy off the east coast on October 29, 2012. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

NOAA Forecasters Predict Slow Atlantic Hurricane Season

A slower-than-usual hurricane season is expected this year because of an expected El Nino, federal forecasters said Thursday, but they warned that it takes only one storm to wreak havoc and urged Americans to be prepared.

05/22/2014

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Looking Ahead To The 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season

NOAA will release their outlook for the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season Thursday.

05/21/2014

Fishermen (WBZ-TV photo)

Fishing Industry At Risk Of Disappearing In New England

Environmentalists say global warming has depleted fish stocks. Fishermen argue there are fish, and regulations that defy common sense.

11/25/2013

NOAA (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Scientists: Tsunami Hit East Coast Earlier In June

A storm that blew through earlier this month might have spurred a rare phenomenon for the East Coast: a tsunami.

06/25/2013

Gray seal with GPS device off Chatham

Scientists Tag Seals For First Time Off Cape Cod

Scientists attached GPS devices on grey seals, to learn more about what they’re doing.

06/13/2013

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