12.01.18

About fifteen miles to the south of Martha’s Vineyard, we are about to see a revolution in New England energy production. There, spread over an area about half the size of Rhode Island, three multinational partnerships with leases to wind energy areas (WEAs) are moving ever closer to beginning construction on approximately 336 towers combined, with the potential for hundreds more.

Rip Cunningham

08.01.18

A natural phenomenon is responsible for crazy behavior on Martha’s Vineyard. It is the arrival in late summer of schools of bonito and false albacore. It is a fish foehn.

Nelson Sigelman

08.01.18

Once hunted nearly to extinction, North Atlantic right whales seemed poised to rebound. But the past few years have not been kind, and the future of the species is again in doubt.

Sara Brown

07.01.18

Most every Island fisherman faces this social obligation, particularly in the summer months.

Nelson Sigelman

05.01.18

Nothing screams “Summer is here!” like the arrival of old yellow eyes.

Nelson Sigelman

05.01.18

Spring is Nelson Sigelman's favorite time of the year to fish on Martha’s Vineyard. It's uncomplicated, quiet, and the single-minded pursuit of a big fish – or any fish – in the annual Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby is still months away.

Nelson Sigelman

10.15.17

Sharks are generally the talk of the town during New England summers, sources of fear and fascination.

Sara Brown

09.01.17

The road to Cape Pogue is breathtakingly beautiful, winding through an unspoiled landscape of dunes and heather and cedar trees, always with a water view.

Kib Bramhall

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