The Center for Coastal Studies reports that a large cluster of endangered right whales is feeding in the Cape Cod Bay.
Scientists and advocates will host a forum at the New Bedford Whaling Museum to discuss threats facing North Atlantic right whales.
For the first time in recorded history, a bowhead whale was spotted off the coast of Cape Cod.
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.
Crews rescued a right whale off the coast of Provincetown on Friday that was tangled in some rope.