Learn how and why Bonehenge was created.
Learn about the whales, dolphins, and porpoises of North Carolina.
Learn how our team is able to identify dolphins by their fins.
Learn about our work assisting marine mammals in trouble.
Learn about our monofilament recovery and recycling program.
Learn about the whale skeletons we rearticulate for Bonehenge.
Learn about the whale art that enhances Bonehenge.
Learn about whale sightings, strandings, photo ID, recent discoveries & more.
All live marine mammal photos on this site were taken in North Carolina under a NOAA/NMFS permit.
Visit the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Beaufort and see the whale skeleton that started it all – “Echo.” Click here to learn more.
Did you know you can get a special North Carolina license plate that will support our efforts to protect wild dolphins? Click here to learn more.
Learn how we keep track of local dolphins with the original Fin Matching Game that first appeared on the Cape Lookout Studies Program site. Click here to play.