The New England Fishery Management Council voted Thursday to limit the number of river herring and shad incidently caught by trawlers in federal...

What a busy weekend for our family. We had a wonderful end-of-summer soiree in the vegetable garden. I was able to pick a boatload of potatoes to...

Abundance is a difficult thing to judge. Changes to the abundance of a particular species are relative to our perception of its abundance when we...

Hummingbirds are surprisingly abundant for mid September. A request for information sent out yesterday generated 19 responses, 14 of which still had...

I love when the previous week’s column gives me some material for this week. I talked about the extended family of turkeys in my yard and how if...

On Sept. 7 Tim Spahr, an excellent birder from the mainland, was birding with Allan Keith in the Gay Head Moraine. They were on a small bridge over a...

For a shrub that works perfectly as a landscaping plant while also offering benefits for wildlife, consider the blueberry. Familiar to almost...

Katama Bay oyster farms in Edgartown have been closed due to an outbreak of Vibrio parahaemolyticus (Vp), the Massachusetts Department of Public...

An unmanned rocket launched by NASA and headed for the moon was visible in the night sky off the south side of Martha's Vineyard late Friday night....

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