Category: Harbor Reports

So for today, let’s pretend that it’s “business as usual”. -Earth Day 2020… Even though, it’s just not so…  ________________Message From the PrezThe telltale signs of a Cape Cod spring are everywhere.  The osprey have returned to their nests, the …

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Here’s Hoping that You and Your Families are Healthy Today’s nor’easter is really just your garden variety nor’easter. Nevertheless, below are some pictures of this morning’s high tide. Message From the Prez We are all familiar with nor’easters, but we …

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What a wild time we are experiencing. Currently we are facing a whole new brand of “resilience“. Nevertheless, many of the actions that are available to us for weathering COVID-19 are the same as we would utilize for any emergency …

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Message from the Prez Another Surprise Weather Event Like this past summer’s tornadoes, last Friday’s surprise weather event caught many of us off guard. Its ferocity knocked down trees and power lines across Cape Cod. This non-storm-wind-event brought hurricane force …

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Message from the Prez I’m Back… It’s been a busy summer and fall.  My summer was chock full with lots of fishing charters and the usual summer activities.  As many of you may be aware, my father passed away a …

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Message from the Prez Blish Point Flooding The Blish Point flooding events of 2018’s winter northeasters gained major attention from the Blish Point neighborhood, the harbor community, the Town of Barnstable, and elected officials. Tuesday August 20th, a public meeting …

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Message from the Prez Last week brought unprecedented storm warnings and weather to Cape Cod. Thankfully, our Barnstable Harbor neighborhood escaped the tornadoes, wind sheers, and micro-bursts that knocked down trees and power lines across the cape. The videos and …

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Message from the Prez The agenda of resilient communities need not be viewed as a bleak or burdensome one, but rather as a profoundly positive vision that holds great promise for improving the quality and experience of coastal living. -Timothy …

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Friday’s Youth Education Program yep! trips with Barnstable Harbor Ecotour were a big hit with Barnstable High School English Language Learners. Topics covered on the trips ranged from basic mapping, bird identification and behavior, description of Barnstable Harbor’s extraordinary tides …

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Are you curious about our Benthic Habitat Mapping Project and the information that it will yield? Here are the Benthic Habitat Mapping Reports for Pleasant Bay: Friends of Pleasant Bay Benthic Report Center for Coastal Studies Pleasant Bay Report Final …

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