Friday, April 10, 2020
fleet week 2020

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...
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...
Greta Thunberg

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...
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,...
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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...
billion oyster project

BILLION OYSTER PROJECT PHOTO GALLERY

BILLION OYSTER PROJECT PHOTO GALLERY Learn more at https://billionoysterproject.org/ All images taken by Ben Von Wong   Be sure to check out all of our latest news on New...

WELCOME TO THE ROCKAWAY ARTIFICIAL REEF & BEYOND

NYS COMMITS TO A LONG-TERM SUSTAINABLE MARINE ECOLOGY New York State has ambitiously dedicated efforts, resources, and money to create a long-term sustainable marine ecology...

INVASIVE SPECIES OF CRAB IS A LATE AUTUMN DELICACY IN CHINA

Last month, the United States Customs and Border Protection Agency seized 135 Mitten Crabs in Indianapolis, Indiana.   It has been a long-standing policy of...
Rama Setu

Rama Setu: A Mythical Bridge Spans the Ages in the Indian Ocean

   There remains an undeveloped area of the Asian subcontinent not yet populated by all-inclusive resorts or hotel chains.  Vacationers flying into Colombo, Sri Lanka...

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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...