Patriot Ledger: Ron Armonath, a Bourne [Massachusetts] resident who helped organize a citizen science project that collects information about whale activities at Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, has been named national volunteer of the year by the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation.
A member of the Massachusetts Coast Guard Auxiliary, Armonath has spent more than 1,000 hours recruiting, training and managing volunteers.
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