The carcass of a giant, 28-foot beached sperm whale was found on San Jose Island and will likely to stay there while marine experts figure out what to do with the dead animal.
After getting stranded for 10 days in the shallow waters of Moriches Bay in Long Island, authorities have euthanized the 25-foot-long humpback whale.
The Moriches Bay sandbar in New York has been home to a humpback whale for the past few days, and experts and marine preservation organizations are fearing for its life.
A massive fish kill carpeted the Shinnecock Canal in Long Island with countless dead menhaden fish, or bunker fish, on Monday morning. Residents and scientists are still investigating the strange demise of tons of bunker fish, an event that's been nicknamed the 'fishpoclypse'.
Ocearch discovered a nursery for great white shark, which most probably is also their birthing site, off the coast of Long Island. The discovery, dubbed as one of the "most significant discovery ever made on the ocean" was made after 26 expeditions aimed at saving the ocean.
DEC implements eradication protocol following the discovery of oak wilt in Long Island.
A nursery ground for sand tiger sharks was recently discovered in Long Island's Great South Bay. Researchers from the Wildlife Conservation Society's New York Aquarium say this find will help them better protect the vulnerable animals.