Tag: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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NANTUCKET, Mass. — Federal authorities say they have enlisted a marine mammal rescue agency to help fill a gap in responding to seal and...
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The federal government is almost done collecting information about a decision that could change the conservation status of the world's largest turtle. ...
NOAA launching investigation into minke whale deaths

PORTLAND, Maine — An investigation will be conducted into a spate of deaths among minke whales along the East Coast last year, the federal...
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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Federal authorities say an endangered whale found dead off the coast of Virginia may have died due to entanglement in...
AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s half-baked claims on climate, economy

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump tried to play it both ways on climate change in describing a warming-but-cooling planet Earth. The unequivocal response, according...
AP FACT CHECK: Data melt Trump’s cooling, ice claims

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's description of the climate on planet Earth doesn't quite match what data show and scientists say. ...
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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Federal ocean managers are investigating the death of an endangered right whale off of the coast of Virginia. ...
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KENAI, Alaska — A beluga whale calf found stranded on the Cook Inlet mud flats will not be released back into the wild, according...
Endangered whale’s calving season peaks, but no babies seen

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Scientists watching for baby right whales off the Southeast U.S. coast have yet to spot a single newborn seven weeks into...

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