Right Whale

File (PCCS Image, NOAA Permit #14603)

Dozens Of Endangered Right Whales Return To Waters Off Cape Cod

The Center for Coastal Studies reports that a large cluster of endangered right whales is feeding in the Cape Cod Bay.


(Photo courtesy: PCCS-Center for Coastal Studies)

Whale Protection To Be Discussed At Forum In New Bedford

Scientists and advocates will host a forum at the New Bedford Whaling Museum to discuss threats facing North Atlantic right whales.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/08/2012

File. Bowhead whale observed off the coast of Orleans, MA in 2012. (PCCS image under NOAA Permit #14603)

Bowhead Whale Spotted Off Cape Cod For First Time In History

For the first time in recorded history, a bowhead whale was spotted off the coast of Cape Cod.


(Photo courtesy: PCCS-Center for Coastal Studies)

Saving Right Whales From Boat Collisions? There’s An App For That

Even at a sturdy 70 tons, the North Atlantic right whale is no match for the huge ships that cross its path carrying cargo, passengers and the threat of lethal collisions.


(Credit:  PCCS image taken under NOAA permit 932-1905)

Crews Free Right Whale Tangled In Rope Off Provincetown

Crews rescued a right whale off the coast of Provincetown on Friday that was tangled in some rope.