Greater Atlantic Region Similar Videos
Summer Flounder Resting
Scientists from the Northeast Fisheries Science Center’s Milford Lab use GoPro cameras to document marine animals interacting with oyster aquaculture gear. Here a summer flounder rests on top of an oyster cage, while another swims over.
Saving a Humpback Whale: A Disentanglement Tale
Monday, July 27th began a 4-day effort by trained responders to disentangle a humpback whale from submerged fishing gear near New York City. Multiple partners brought expertise and large boats to haul the heavy gear up and free the whale.
Species in the Spotlight: North Atlantic Right Whale
Facing a variety of man-made threats, North Atlantic right whales were listed under the Endangered Species Act in 1970. Once the right whale to hunt, these giants are now the right whales to save.