2021 Cape Cod Natural History Conference Online

March 13, 2021
Adult Bald Eagle on Cape Cod © Heather Fone
Bald Eagle © Heather Fone


We invite you to join us on Saturday, March 13, from 10:00 am-12:00 pm for the first-ever virtual Cape Cod Natural History Conference (CCNHC)!

This year's conference will be a live, online event with presenters from environmental organizations across Cape Cod speaking on a diverse array of natural history topics.

Now in its 25th year, the CCHNC remains an engaging, exciting, and fun way to learn about local research projects, conservation efforts, and local environmental organizations!


Cataloging Cape Cod's White Sharks

with Megan Winton, Atlantic White Shark Conservancy

Gauging the Success of Sea Turtle Rehabilitation

with Charlie Innis, New England Aquarium

Preparing for Sea Level Rise: Climate Vulnerability Assessments for Mass Audubon Sanctuaries

with Danielle Perry, Mass Audubon

Opportunistic Detection of Anthropogenic Micro Debris in Harbor Seals & Gray Seals in Southeastern Massachusetts

with Lisa Sette, Center for Coastal Studies

Bald Eagle Comeback on Cape Cod & Across Massachusetts

with Jason Zimmer, Mass Wildlife

Moths of the Barrier Beach

with Mark Mello, Lloyd Center for the Environment


This year, we're happy to announce that the conference will be FREE to all

Registration is still required, although there is no cost to register. A link to the webinar with login instructions and an abstract packet will be emailed to attendees the day before the conference.

Register Online >

As always, donations are very much appreciated. You can direct your support to one or both of Mass Audubon's wildlife sanctuaries on Cape Cod—Wellfleet Bay and/or Long Pasture.

Event Sponsors

Tremendous thanks to our generous sponsors for helping to make this event possible.

Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod

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