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Watch Out for Whales!

Watch Out for Whales!

October 31, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

Watch Out for Whales!   Whether looking for them or not, cold weather boaters often spot whales (and other marine mammals). Did you know that these creatures are protected and may not be approached or disturbed? While the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries division doesn’t want to discourage recreational boaters and cruisers from […]

Buoying Hopes for Whales

Buoying Hopes for Whales

May 1, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

Whales have had a long and uneasy relationship with vessels over the years, and vice versa. While we’ve tried to understand the swimming patterns of these giant creatures so that we might best plot ways to avoid hurting them, it’s been haphazard in the past. This is where the New York Bight Buoy comes in […]