Category Archives: News

BEC crowd funding: last call!

Folks, as you might have seen and read lately on these pages, the season is going great and, despite boat mechanical technical issues, the fieldwork goes on brilliantly. Also, a beautiful script for a fun play to be presented to … Continue reading

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Video Blog!

We are immensely thankful to Valentina Cucchiara (Liquid Jungle Media) for putting together this awesome video blog about our first expedition to Satayah. Also, many thanks to Birdsong and the Eco Wonders, this song is really cool! Enjoy..and stay tuned! … Continue reading

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Satayah Survey 2014

The team is back to land. We just spent 15 days in Satayah Reef, 2 hours navigation off Hamata Marina. The site is known to be a resting area for spinner dolphins and has grown as a very popular swim-with … Continue reading

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WORLD OCEANS DAY 2014

I really like the theme of this year World Oceans Day: “together we have the power to protect the ocean”. And there is something I really like about this life of mine (luggage always in one hand, rapid changes of … Continue reading

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BEC crowd funding campaign: update

Dear all, the campaign started a week ago and the results are already impressive to me! Approximately one third of the funds BEC is trying to secure for the project has already been collected!! Personally, I am really moved by … Continue reading

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RSDP at the International Whaling Commission

The International Whaling Commission (IWC) is the global intergovernmental body charged with the conservation of whales and the management of whaling. The 2014 annual meeting of the IWC Scientific Committee is currently taking place in Slovenia and Dr. Giuseppe Notarbartolo … Continue reading

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Head standing

While onboard the Red Sea Dolphin Project, we had the chance to observe and document a wide range of events and animal behaviours. One of the most fascinating is the Risso’s dolphin head standing. When performing it, the animal stands … Continue reading

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