Current Events

School for the Environment Climate Scientists, with their project partners: UMass Boston, Woods Hole Group, and the MassDOT Highwa Division, Receive National Award


    Article: by: UMass Boston News
October 27, 2017


Coastal Communities Challenge: Updated FEMA New England Flood Maps


    Article and Audio Link: by: Maine Public
September 13, 2017


Woods Hole Group's Collaborative Work on MassDOT's Central Artery and Tunnel System Climate Change Adaptation Pilot Project (with UMass Boston and the University of New Hampshire) - is now on diplay at the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Libray.


    Current Exhibition: Regions and Seasons: Mapping Climate through History
March 4, 2017 through September 24, 2017


State Awards $194K Grant For Popponesset Spit Restoration

FEMA Appeal

    Article  by: The Patriot Ledger, January 8, 2015


Woods Hole to Design and Install Profiling System of Helix Energy Solutions


    Article  by: Ocean News and Technology, January 7, 2015

    Article  by: Marine Engines and Fuels, January 7, 2015


State Awards $194K Grant For Popponesset Spit Restoration


    Article  by:, December 5, 2014


Efforts continue to restore Sandwich beachfronts

Town Neck

    Article  by: Wicked Local, December 1, 2014


Town Makes Case For Giant Stabilization Project Along Town Neck

Town Neck Beach

    Article  by:, November 27, 2014


Selectmen Support Grant Bid To Restore Popponesset Spit


    Article  by:, October 10, 2014


Woods Hole Group Awarded Multi Year Operation and Maintenance Contract to support NOAA PORTS® on the East Coast and Gulf of Mexico

New NOAA Contract

    Article  by: Marine Link, August 13, 2014

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    Article  by: veooz, August 18, 2014


Bob Hamilton Named as President of Woods Hole Group

Bob Hamilton, President of Woods Hole Group

    Article  by: Hydro International, July 25, 2014

    Article  by:, August 22, 2014


Vanishing seagrass blamed on pollution


    Article  by: South Coast Today, June 11, 2014


Florida - ASBPA releases its Best Restored Beaches for 2014


    Article  by: Coastal News Today, May 19, 2014



Storm Surge group to host coastal engineer Kirk Bosma

Kirk Bosma

    Article  by: Wicked Local, May 16, 2014



Sandwich: Erosion fix called overdue


    Article  by: Cape Cod Times, April 2, 2014



Menemsha dredge project deserves support


    Article  by: MV Times, February 12, 2014



Mitch Buck applies computer models to help evaluate proposed dredging project in Menemsha Pond


    Article  by: MV Times, February 5, 2014



Marshfield to reply to FEMA letters

FEMA appeal locations

    Article  by: Wicked Local, January 8, 2014



Gulf of Mexico - John Brawley: Restoration is Good Business


    Article  by: The Nature Conservancy, December 27, 2013



Marshfield, Scituate continue their fight against flood maps


    Article  by: The Patriot Ledger, December 26, 2013



'Sand wars' come to New England coast

plum island

    Article  by: Boston Globe, December 15, 2013



Sandwich considers key questions on the beachfront

Sandwich, MA

    Article  by: Wicked Local, December 10, 2013



Sesuit Harbor headaches: East Dennis residents, business owners have concerns

sesuit harbor

    Article  by: Wicked Local, August 21, 2013



PORTS System for Jacksonville


    Article  by: Hydro International, August 21, 2013

    Article  by: Cape & Plymouth Business, August 20, 2013

    Article  by:, August 20, 2013



Next report to gauge sand amounts needed for Town Neck Beach

town neck beach

    Article  by: Wicked Local, August 20, 2013



Sandwich beach management report:'much done; more needed'

sandwich beach

    Article  by: Wicked Local, August 5, 2013



The Science Behind the Little Pond Shellfish Project


    Article  by: The Falmouth Enterprise, April 26, 2013



"On edge in Sandwich" - Kirk Bosma discusses the changing shoreline

    Video  by: The Chronicle, March 21, 2013



Sandwich Homes Declared Uninhabitable

    Article  by:Cape Cod Times, February 13, 2013



Woods Hole Group awarded contract with The Nature Conservancy

Nature Conservancy

    Article  by: Cape & Plymouth Business, December 4, 2012

    Article  by:, December 4, 2012



Kirk Bosma talks to the community about Weirs Beach

Weirs Beach


Article  by: The Laconia Daily Sun, November 30, 2012



Barrier Beach Eroding At Alarming Rate

Little Sippewissett Marsh


Article  by: The Falmouth Enterprise, November 23, 2012



Woods Hole Group Awarded Estuary Contract with Town of Falmouth

Woods Hole Group Awarded Estuary Contract with Town of Falmouth


Article  by: Cape & Plymouth Business, November 05, 2012



Chilmark selectmen hire group to study Lucy Vincent erosion

Lucy Vincent


Article  by: The Martha's Vineyard Times, October 31, 2012



Bob Hamilton discusses how beaches helped protect Falmouth



Article & Video  by: NECN, October 30, 2012



Exposed spits brace for worst

Exposed Spit


Article  by: Cape Cod Times, October 30, 2012



Senior Scientist, Dr. Lee Weishar talks about Hurricane Sandy



Article & Video  by: NECN, October 25, 2012



Woods Hole Group to host COASTSWEEP Clean-up



Article  by:, September 30, 2012




John Brawley Joins the Woods Hole Group

John Brawley


Article  by: Cape Cod Times, June 16, 2012



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