Right Whales Spotted South of Vineyard
Sara Brown

Three North Atlantic right whales were seen south of Martha’s Vineyard this week; mariners are advised to use caution.

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Right Whales Return to Feed; Old Breeding Female Is Entangled
Sara Brown

Rescuers have been working to free an entangled female North Atlantic right whale, one of the many that have made their seasonal arrival in waters south of the Vineyard and in Cape Cod Bay to feed.

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Future for Right Whales Grows Even More Bleak
Sara Brown
After a year of rising concern about North Atlantic right whales, scientists have yet to document a single newborn whale during calving season.
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Fishing Gear Deaths Tell Grave Tale for Right Whales
Sara Brown

About 25 North Atlantic right whales gathered south of the Vineyard last week, marking an early-season sighting.

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Environmental Groups Sue Over Protection for Right Whales
Sara Brown

Three environmental organizations went to court against the federal government last week.

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Right Whales Take Center Stage at Tuesdays in the Newsroom Talk
Dr. Mark Baumgartner will be the featured speaker for Plight of the Right Whale, an upcoming Tuesdays in the Newsroom talk held at the Gazette office on Tuesday, Jan. 23.
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Right Whale Population on the Brink of Extinction
Sara Brown

A decomposed whale that washed up on Chappaquiddick last month has been identified as a North Atlantic right whale, adding to the death toll.

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