Oceanomare Delphis Onlus

ODO

Viale Rimembranza 14, 47924 Rimini (Rn), Italy

Region Active

Europe

Non-profit organisation

2010

Activity

Marine research, Marine conservation, Cetaceans, Mediterranean, Black Sea, Scientific expeditions, Dolphins, Whales,

Description

Oceanomare-Delphis research and monitor cetaceans in the Mediterranean, with aim of conserving cetaceans and marine biodiversity. The focus is on non-invasive studies, promoting education and conservation programmes and enhancing public awareness of, and concern for, cetaceans and the marine environment. ODO advocates for financial support of scientific and conservation programmes and facilitates dissemination of results through professional networking, capacity building, public outreach and scientific publications. The organisation believes the application of scientific knowledge to management and policy is essential for effective cetacean conservation. The Ischia Dolphin Project is one of their many initiatives.