Tag Results for plankton
Right WhalesField Season: Whales, Plankton, and Poop—What More Could We Ask For?
August 23, 2018
To study the North Atlantic right whale, and to ensure their survival, we need all hands on deck, all knowledge pooled, and everyone to work together. Check out the latest from the 2018 field season....Read More
Right WhalesUpdates from the Gulf of St. Lawrence
October 13, 2017
As right whales appeared to underutilize historic summer feeding grounds and the death toll in the Gulf of St. Lawrence rose, our research team collaborated to maximize survey efforts in the gulf....Read More
Right WhalesHooray for Right Whales!!!
August 2, 2016
When we saw the telling V-shaped blow followed by those perfectly shaped flukes on July 25, the excitement onboard was obvious....Read More
Right WhalesThe Nereid’s First Day Out
July 20, 2016
The winds were calm and the sea was glassy as we passed the northern part of Grand Manan Island....Read More
Right WhalesLearning How to Eat Plankton
June 2, 2016
This year, North Atlantic right whales began feeding in large numbers earlier than usual in Cape Cod Bay. A few of the calves were observed learning how to feed on plankton....Read More