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The Push Is On To Move NOAA Science Center To New Bedford
For all of you folks on the Southcoast, the Research Vessel, "Neil Armstrong," is launching today in Woods Hole. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is considering a renovation of its long-standing Cape Cod science facility in Woods Hole, prompting some to enco…
Koczera Calls For More Funding And Better Science To Aid Fishermen
A Mass. state lawmaker has some issues with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Rep. Robert Koczera says with New Bedford being a major fishing port, NOAA should be reaching out to fishermen and institutions like the UMass Dartmouth School of Marine Science to get updated information…
Rarely-Seen Whale Washes Up On Massachusetts Beach
Biologists with the New England Aquarium are investigating what may have caused a rarely-seen deep water whale to wash up on a Massachusetts beach.
The carcass of the 17-foot female, weighing almost a ton, was found Friday on Jones Beach in Plymouth...
“Mutant” Fish Thriving in New Bedford Harbor
It's a prime example of natural selection at work.
A species of fish in the New Bedford Harbor has adapted and is now thriving, even though the sediment has been contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) for decades.
Mark Hahn, a senior scientist in biology at the Woods Hole Oceanographi…