Monthly Archives: 31/07/2017

DMAD EKIBI PRVA TV’DE. DMAD TEAM ON PRVA TV

DMAD EKIBI PRVA TV’DE. DMAD TEAM ON PRVA TV

Deniz Memelileri Araştırma Derneği-Marine Mammals Research Association (DMAD) olarak 29 Temmuz’da Karadağ’ın Prva TV kanalı ana haberlerindeydik. Yayında özetle Karadağ’daki yunus popülasyonu ve deniz memelilerinin korunması için Adriyatik Denizi’nde yaptığımız çalışmalardan bahsettik. Daha önce çok az çalışma yapılmış bu alandaki çevre koruma faaliyetlerimizi yeniden kamuoyuna duyurabilmek sevindiriciydi. We, as Marine Mammals Research Association (DMAD) were… Read more

NEW VOLUNTEERS, NEW STATION AND DOLPHINS

NEW VOLUNTEERS, NEW STATION AND DOLPHINS

The last few weeks have seen several new volunteers join us here in Montenegro. With a full house, we have all eyes on the ocean, everyone looking for their first dolphin sighting. Thursday’s survey started with an early morning drive to our usual survey station in Budva. However, with the perfect sea state for spotting… Read more

A FRUITFUL BOAT SURVEY

A FRUITFUL BOAT SURVEY

The 21st July saw the first boat survey of the week for the Montenegro Dolphin Team. After setting out to sea at 5 am, 3 hours passed with no sightings of dolphins. At 8:12 am, a group of 2-3 bottlenose dolphins were sighted at the rear of a large fishing vessel. They appeared to be travelling… Read more

STRIPED SAILING

STRIPED SAILING

The eagerly awaited sailing boat survey found the Montenegro Dolphin Team setting sail from Porto Montenegro at 07:00hrs. Once again the team found themselves aboard the 17m sailing yacht ‘Chance Discovery’ captained by Richard George and his son, first mate, David. The aim of the trip was to sail across as much of the South… Read more