Sanctuary Advisory Council Meeting
The next Sanctuary Advisory Council meeting will be held on Thursday, February 12th, 9:30 am to 3pm, at the Holiday Inn in Rockland MA. The Agenda will be forthcoming.
The Stellwagen Christmas Bird Count Summary
The Stellwagen Christmas Bird Count team set out on Dec. 16 for a day's voyage on the R/V Auk to count sanctuary birds. Click here
for a summary of the trip.
Research Coordinator Discusses Whales and Sand Lance
Sanctuary Research Coordinator, Dr. David Wiley discusses whales and sand lance in the Sanctuary with CBS. Click here
to watch the segment.
Download New 2015 Marine Art Calendar;
2015 Marine Art Contest Underway Announced
A 2015 Marine Art Calendar featuring winning art from the 2014 Massachusetts Marine Educators annual marine art contest is now available for downloading. Click here
for the 15.8MB version; click here
for the 4.1MB version. The 2015 art contest for students in grades K-12 is now underway with a deadline of May 1, 2015. The Theme is "Amazing Ocean Creatures of Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary." Click here
for a brochure with rules and entry information. Deadline is May 1, 2015.