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We are biologists and marine conservation experts committed to preserving marine biodiversity and reducing human impacts on cetaceans in various Mediterranean areas.

We produce publications and disseminate science-based information with a focus on factors threatening dolphins and marine life. We study and monitor dolphin populations to assess abundance, detect trends and identify important habitat.

We organize and co-teach marine biology courses and seminars, conduct education and capacity building programmes, supervise students and get them involved in our research activities.

Through a variety of initiatives and media, we aim to make the public aware of the importance of protecting the marine environment.