MedSharks

Rome, Italy

Region Active:

Europe, Mediterranean

Non-profit, Research

Activity

Sharks and rays, Mediterranean, Marine research, Protection of marine life, Marine conservation awareness and education

Description

MedSharks is a research and conservation association which aims to promote knowledge, awareness and protection of the Mediterranean ecosystem and particularly of Mediterranean sharks. It is also part of the Clean Sea Life, an awareness project on marine litter. Over 15 years MedSharks has carried out several research projects on Mediterranean sharks in cooperation with several international research teams. Many of MedSharks’ studies are citizen-science projects.