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Mantis shrimp don’t need anyone in their corner. They come out swinging and leave all prey down for the count.

Menemsha Pond is officially open for scalloping — despite some spirited protestations from the town administrator at a meeting of the selectmen...

The Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) has closed the west end of Lagoon Pond to quahaugging due to high bacteria counts.

As part of a long-term grassroots effort, federal regulators recently passed legislation to protect dwindling Atlantic herring stocks.

The geomorphic processes of the Vineyard’s littoral belt are among the most varied on Earth. Meaning the Edgartown dredge has a lot of work to do.

The shotgun season for deer hunting opens today and runs for the next two weeks. Hunters will be out on public lands, including the state forest.