Friday, April 10, 2020
Kemp’s ridley sea turtle at Bon Secour Photo courtesy: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Southeast Region

Turtlegate: Net Escape Doors Versus the Doors of Government

This week, a 50 pound Loggerhead was rescued on Cape Cod.  Loggerheads are not generally found this far north at this time of year. ...
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PRE-FLEET WEEK MAY 20TH, 2020 EDUCATIONAL INITIATIVE

Fleet Week 2020 Countdown   New York Harbor Channel (NYHC) is inviting all schools interested in interacting with the US Coast Guard and US Navy in...
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VETERAN’S DAY AND THE DPAA 2019

Every year, on the 11th minute of the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of the year, fallen U.S. soldiers are remembered during Veteran's Day. 
OFFSHORE WIND FARM

COMMUNITY AWARENESS: A WIND FARM FORUM IN BROOKLYN

The New York State Energy Research and Development Administration (NYSERDA) will conduct an open house on Wednesday, September 25th, 2019 at the SIM Recycling...
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GRETA THUNBERG’S ZERO CARBON FOOTPRINT KICKS IT UP IN NEW YORK HARBOR

The young activist, Greta Thunberg, arrived from Plymouth England by sailboat this past August 28th.  Her 60 foot craft took two weeks to cross...
RETURN THE ECO DOCK TO THE BAY RIDGE PIER

PETITION TO RETURN THE ECO-DOCK TO THE BAY RIDGE PIER

It has only been two to three years since the Eco-Dock was a small but darling little appendage to the Bay Ridge Pier.  Supervised...
WHALE MEMORIAL CEREMONY IN EAST HAMPTON

SHINNECOCK NATION PERFORMS WHALE MEMORIAL CEREMONY IN EAST HAMPTON

Photo Credited to: PETER FACINI, Fox 5 News Managing Editor This week, Long Island had its first whale casualty for the year.  Shane Weeks, a...

GOTHAM WHALE’S PETITION TO STOP THE OMEGA SLAUGHTER OF MENHADEN

Paul Seiswerda is the founder of Gotham Whale, a not for profit advocacy group that catalogs ocean mammals in the New York Bight.  Whales,...

NORTH ATLANTIC RIGHT WHALE CALVES BORN!

It is calving season!  As of this week, three North Atlantic Right Whale calves have been born in the Critical Habitat off the coast of Florida...
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CRIES OF “SAVE THE WHALES” MUST BE LOUDER THAN SEISMIC BLASTS

The motto, 'Save the Whales' is a cry of hope for the preservation of ocean mammals everywhere on the planet.  Closer to home, for...

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Seen Over New York Harbor This Week

Earlier this week, a MH-60SS Knighthawk Helicopter flew over New York Harbor and landed on USNS Comfort's pad.  The Squadron known as the 'Nightdippers'...
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A Sandy Hook Pilot Delivers the USNS Comfort into New York Harbor

The Sandy Hook Pilot Dispatch office maintains a rotating chart of the approximately fifty seasoned captains.  Tim Ferrie had the turn and was assigned...

Unknown Humpback Beached on Far Rockaway and Buried Without Protocol Amid Covid-19 Concerns

In the midst of the arrival of the Navy Hospital ship, USNS Comfort, the New York Bight was loaded with ocean-going vessels of all...