Category: Whales

Community Whale Meetings – Cancelled

The Department of Marine Resources will be holding three community meetings in April to talk with the lobster industry about upcoming Take Reduction Team and Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission actions regarding Right Whales. These meetings will be informational in nature, as well as an opportunity to get your feedback. The meetings will be held… Read more »

The Maine Lobster Industry and Right Whales

This op-ed piece appeared in the December 2018 issue of Right Whale News, an independent forum¬† and publication of The Associated Scientists of Woods Hole.¬† It is published online through the North Atlantic Right Whale Consortium. The Maine lobster industry has been actively engaged in efforts to protect right whales since the Take Reduction Team… Read more »