Protecting Marine Life in the Greater Atlantic Region

Aerial view of right whale mother and calf

We are dedicated to managing, conserving, and rebuilding populations of marine mammals and endangered and threatened marine and migratory species in rivers, bays, estuaries and marine waters of the Greater Atlantic Region. Through management, conservation and recovery efforts, and public outreach and education under the Marine Mammal Protection Act and Endangered Species Act, we strive to ensure the survival of the protected marine species in the Greater Atlantic Region for future generations. 

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Last updated by Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office on July 31, 2018