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Join us for a screening of The Last Bay Scallop to learn how the communities on Nanctucket are racing to restore water quality in the harbor before it's too late to save the last commercial bay scallop fishery on the East Coast.
Wellfleet Bay has been chosen as a beneficiary of the 2019 Seaside Le Mans race! This extraordinary opportunity will help expand our conservation science education programs to underserved children, strengthen existing school programs, and provide new learning opportunities at the sanctuary.
We often say that the sea turtle necropsies we conduct each Saturday in winter at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution are not for everyone. It’s a long day, there’s a lot of standing, the lab is chilly, and there are dozens of dead turtles being cut open. But those conditions have not discouraged sea turtle […]
This post was contributed by Wellfleet Bay sea turtle research associate Karen Dourdeville. Recently, I was fortunate to be able to attend the International Sea Turtle Society Symposium, in Charleston, SC, one of the largest sea turtle meetings in the world. The annual symposium is truly an international event, and it’s exciting and invigorating to […]