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  Board of directors  

Giovanni Bearzi, President
Silvia Bonizzoni, Vice president
Nina Luisa Santostasi


Giovanni Bearzi, Science director
Maddalena Bearzi
Silvia Bonizzoni
Lavinia Eddy
Mariana Ferreira Da Silveira
Nathan B. Furey
Sarah Piwetz
Nina Luisa Santostasi


Olivier Gimenez
Senior research scientist, Biostatistics and Population Biology group & Head, Biodiversity and Conservation department, Centre for Functional and Evolutionary Ecology (France)

Paolo Guidetti
Full Professor of Ecology, University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis (France)

Sigrid Lüber
President, OceanCare (Switzerland)

Bernd Würsig
Distinguished Professor of Marine Mammalogy, Texas A&M University (USA)




Dimitris Andressakis
Vera Bürgi
Bruno Cozzi
Silvia Frey
Tilen Genov
Eva Greene
Margarita Iatrou

Dagmar Knäbel
Lori Marino

Fabienne McLellan
Chrisoula Papalexi
Konstantinos Papalexis
Chiara Piroddi
Melissa A.L. Reggente
Elisabetta Maria Rossi
Andrea Sacchi
Vasilis D. Valavanis


Past collaborators


Joclyn Bosquez
Zsuzsanna Bräger
Annalucia Cantafaro
Ana Catarina Cardoso Fonseca
Philippa Dell
Nicolas Entrup
Christos Goultidis
Riccardo Grigoletto
Laura Mary Malaguti
Heidi Pearson
Paola Pino D'Astore
Enrico Pirotta
Manon Roucaute
Valeria Senigaglia

  Our mission  

Dolphin Biology and Conservation aims to contribute to the conservation of nature and of the marine environment, particularly the wild fauna, through activities that increase understanding, appreciation and protection of biodiversity and our natural heritage.


  Our status  

Dolphin Biology and Conservation is a not-for-profit organization established under Italian Law 383/2000.


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  Support us  

If you want to make a donation please use the following bank details:

A.P.S. Dolphin Biology and Conservation
via Cellina 5, 33084 Cordenons PN, Italy

Account number: 010/000004142-1
IBAN: IT79 Z030 3212 5000 1000 0004 142
ABI: 03032
CAB: 12500

Bank address:
CREDEM, via Roma 19, Pordenone (PN), Italy