Oceanologico

La Palma, Canary Islands

Region Active

Europe

Research, ecotourism

Activity

Marine research, Ocean literacy, Marine conservation awareness and education

Description

Oceanologico conducts interdisciplinary research in the fields of marine biodiversity, environmental pollution (microplastics) and the relationship between humans and the ocean on the island of La Palma in the Canarian Archipelago. They also conduct snorkelling and diving tours and have an overall aim of improving ocean literacy generally.