NOAA video

A Sanctuary Worth Protecting Video

 

NOAA logo





facebook
Become a Sanctuary Facebook friend to keep up to date with news and events External Website

DHRA Map

blank
On the proposed Stellwagen Dedicated Habitat Research Area and Northern Reference Area

Deadline for comments is Jan 8, 2015

Click here to comment and learn more


Help us improve this website. Take this survey.
  New Sanctuary Advisory Council Recruitment
The Sanctuary Advisory Council is recruiting for one Research Primary Member and one Mobile Gear Commercial Fishing Alternate. Deadline to apply is 31 December 2014. Please click here for the Recruitment Application. The Federal Register Notice can be viewed here.

  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.External Website

  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.
Sister Sanctuary Program    
For the first time, international marine sanctuaries are joining together to protect a migratory marine mammal species – the humpback whale – on both ends of its range.
 
Check today's weather and sea conditions in and near the sanctuary. External Website
 
Visit one of the sanctuary's exhibits or take a virtual tour. External Website


Hear sounds made by humans and whales in the marine environment.
 

Whale Alert App

Whale Alert app to aid mariners and protect right whales

Whale Sense

WHALE SENSE is a program for responsible whale-watching from Maine to Virginia. External Website

Whale watching

Stellwagen Bank was named one of the world’s Top 10 Whale Watching Sites according to USA Today.

Oceans Frontier

OCEAN FRONTIERS FILM
Save Whales at Stellwagen BankExternal Website

 

 

Stellwagen Bank
E-Notes

eNotes

Missed an issue?

 

 

November - December 2014 Issue
Download the latest issue of Stellwagen Bank E–Notes.

This issue includes:
Submitting DHRA comments
10 reasons SBNMS says yes
Volunteer of the year
Earth is blue website
"You said it!" contest
The skin(ny) on whales

Subscribe for free to Stellwagen Bank E-Notes: stellwagen@noaa.gov with your email address

NOAA Logo

Revised December 18, 2014 by Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary Web Group
Website Owner: National Ocean Service
Many links leave the National Marine Sanctuary Web Site (often indicated with External Website Image) - please view our Disclaimer for more information
National Marine Sanctuaries |National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration | National Ocean Service | Privacy Policy
Contact Us |
Photo Credits for Section Pages stellwagen.nos.noaa.gov /welcome.html