Scientists flew over the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument last week and observed more than 600 dolphins and whales in less than four hours.
The latest opinion and analysis from NRDC’s science, legal, and policy experts.
For years, representatives of the New England commercial fishing industry have claimed that the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument would cripple their fisheries.
The Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument continues to impress.
The New England Fishery Management Council today approved a plan to protect the region’s highly-vulnerable and ecologically-important deep-sea coral habitat. While better than nothing, I’m not applauding. Here’s why.
This is World Oceans Month. Which makes it a particularly opportune time to enjoy and appreciate the ocean, whether it’s boating, angling, or walking along the surf.