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

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

Nelson Sigelman

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

Sara Brown

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

Many of today’s saltwater flies look so real that you’d swear they were actual baitfish. Space-age synthetic materials that closely imitate the color and sheen of live bait, plastic eyes, epoxy heads, and the talent of hundreds of skilled professional and amateur fly tiers combine to create a vast choice of excellent flies that fool multitudes of game fish.

Kib Bramhall

Big wind is coming to a 300-square-mile area south of Martha’s Vineyard, but it’s unclear how it will affect a previously unknown feeding area for critically endangered North Atlantic right whales.

Sara Brown

As scientists track sharks and learn more about the ocean’s apex predators, a growing industry is selling shark-deterrent devices.

Sara Brown

Is our fascination with all things Jaws getting in the way of good science?

Sara Brown

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