- Researcher suspended after dolphin moved to pool Updated: Mar-07-14 3:06 am
- 'Resident' gray whales return to Puget Sound Updated: Mar-04-14 9:16 pm
- Unique tagging project sheds light on Oahe walleye Updated: Mar-04-14 9:01 am
- Report: Communication lacking in lobster study Updated: Mar-03-14 3:16 pm
- NH researchers study horseshoe crab bleeding Updated: Mar-02-14 9:29 am
- Colored lobster rope could be safer for whales Updated: Mar-01-14 11:01 am
- Scientists monitor shark behavior off Oahu coast Updated: Feb-28-14 6:37 pm
- Maine gov creates task force to study green crab Updated: Feb-28-14 12:33 pm
- NASA gives $100K grant to Texas A&M-Galveston Updated: Feb-27-14 4:30 pm
- Wash. orca died from blow to head, source unknown Updated: Feb-25-14 4:14 pm
- Professor heading to Brazil for shrimp studies Updated: Feb-16-14 11:52 am
- Fla. marine scientists blocked from Cuba research Updated: Feb-15-14 1:33 pm
- Wildlife official: Fish will be able to rebound Updated: Feb-10-14 12:02 pm
- Researchers looking for cause of starfish deaths Updated: Feb-09-14 6:07 pm
FORT PIERCE, Florida - Federal officials have suspended a central Florida dolphin researcher for allegedly putting a sick dolphin in a resort community's swimming pool without permission.
SEATTLE - A male gray whale that feasts on shrimp in the Puget Sound every year was spotted over the weekend, marking the start of an annual stay in Washington state inland waters by a small but peculiar group of these big marine mammals, whale watchers reported Tuesday.
PIERRE, South Dakota - Wildlife officials are learning more about the walleye in Lake Oahe through a unique tagging program that was launched last year.
PORTLAND, Maine - A lack of communication among state, federal and independent researchers prevented data pointing to elevated mercury in lobsters at the mouth of the Penobscot River from being shared sooner, according to a newspaper report.
DURHAM, New Hampshire - Collecting and bleeding horseshoe crabs for biomedical purposes could be hastening a decline in their population in parts of the East Coast, according to researchers from Plymouth State University and the University of New Hampshire.
ROCKPORT, Maine - Preventing endangered northern right whales from becoming entangled in lobster gear could be as simple as changing the color of rope, a whale researcher says.
HONOLULU - Researchers with the University of Hawaii have captured hours of shark-cam video that reinforces the fear tiger sharks strike in other animals.
ROCKPORT, Maine - Maine Gov. Paul LePage has signed an executive order to create a task force that will study the impacts of the invasive green crab in Maine.
GALVESTON, Texas - NASA has awarded Texas A&M University at Galveston a one-year, $100,000 grant to fund study of why seaweed is infesting Texas beaches.
SEATTLE - Two years after a young endangered orca washed ashore bloodied and bruised in southwest Washington, investigators have concluded the whale was hit, struck or rammed in the head and neck. But they couldn't determine the source of that blow.
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - University of Louisiana-Lafayette professor emeritus Ray Bauer will spend four months in Brazil this year, collaborating with researchers to support that nation's shrimping industry.
TAMPA, Florida - Marine biologists who study the Gulf of Mexico have a joke: The FBI, the DEA, the CIA - none of them have anything on scientists when it comes to tracking the flow of secretive traffic between Cuba and the United States.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Harry Blanchet knows what cold weather does to the fish he's studied all his adult life.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Starfish at the Anchorage Museum have shown signs of a wasting disease reported up and down the West Coast, and eight had to be euthanized last fall.