home about us research outreach areas publications
  Click on names to view bio or full CV  
  Board of directors  

Giovanni Bearzi, President
Francesco Rombolà, Vice president
Nina Luisa Santostasi


Silvia Bonizzoni, Executive director


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



Mauro Bastianini
Andrew Bearzi
Maddalena Bearzi
Marco Bregoli
Vera Bürgi
Claudia Ciolfi
Viviana Ciolfi
Bruno Cozzi
Philippa Dell
Silvia Frey
Olivier Gimenez
Eva Greene

Paolo Guidetti
Margarita Iatrou
Dagmar Knäbel
Sigrid Lüber
Fabienne McLellan
Chrisoula Papalexi
Konstantinos Papalexis
Melissa Riley
Elisabetta Maria Rossi
Andrea Sacchi
Nicola Stoppelli
Randall R. Reeves
Vasilis D. Valavanis
Bernd Würsig
  College of Arbiters  

Guido Benedetto, President
Lavinia Eddy
Marco Rossi

  Our aim  

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.

Mission / Vision / Guiding values

  Our status  

Dolphin Biology and Conservation (DBC) is a not-for-profit organization registred as an Association of Social Promotion in the Region Friuli Venezia Giulia. DBC has a legal base in Cordenons (Pordenone, Italy) and a field station in Loreo (Rovigo, Italy). DBC's fiscal code is 91081040742.


You can contact us by email (replace # with @):

  Advice to students  

Tips and links: click here

  Support us  

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

APS Dolphin Biology and Conservation
Account number: 010/000004142-1
IBAN: IT79 Z030 3212 5000 1000 0004 142
ABI: 03032; CAB: 12500; CIN: Z
Bank address: CREDEM, via Roma 19, Pordenone PN, Italy


Our policy regarding privacy protection is described here (Italian text).