The Story behind the Whale Alert Project
The Whale Alert App is but the latest in a series of research and conservation efforts to help endangered right whales. The Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary is where it all began. Click here to read more about the Sanctuary and the roster of public and private enterprises that made it all happen.
Get the Whale Alert App!
Get the free Whale Alert app here! Note, the app is designed to commercial ships (over 65 ft or 300 tons) with AIS receivers, but even casual boaters can use the app to avoid critical right whale habitats.
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Are you a wildlife sanctuary or state agency with seasonal and dynamic species data you would like to turn into a mobile application? Please contact us by either filling out the form on our Contact page or sending us an email at We look forward to hearing from you!