Monthly Archives: 28/08/2017

BAR LAND SURVEY

BAR LAND SURVEY

5.42am saw the start of another Bar land survey. The weather was warm and humid, with a gentle breeze, the sea was an excellent state for a land survey with a Beaufort of 1 and there was a mild haze at the horizon reducing our visibility only slightly. 1 hour and 20 minutes passed without… Read more

2-DAY SURVEY IN “HERCEG NOVI”

2-DAY SURVEY IN “HERCEG NOVI”

On the 10th and 11th August, the Montenegro Dolphin Team completed a 2-day survey in Herceg Novi, a picturesque town that lies on the border of Montenegro and Croatia. Being the newest member of the team, this was my first taste of proper fieldwork and it was a great experience! We arrived at our survey site around 4pm… Read more

DMAD ON “VJESTI” NEWS PORTAL

DMAD ON “VJESTI” NEWS PORTAL

Marine Mammals Research Association-DMAD was on news portal “Vjesti”. Our dolphin conservation activities in Adriatic coastline of Montenegro has been pronounced to public. Here below is the detailed news: Inostrani tim stručnjaka proučava delfine od Ulcinja do Boke – Vijesti    

INTERNATIONAL ETHOLOGICAL CONFERENCE, BEHAVIOUR 2017

INTERNATIONAL ETHOLOGICAL CONFERENCE, BEHAVIOUR 2017

You should grasp an opportunity when it’s right in front of you. And the upcoming 35th International Ethological Conference, Behaviour 2017 in Portugal sounded like one of them. Time is flying – one moment we submit our abstracts about the results of our work at DMAD and the next, we found ourselves in Portugal with… Read more

CHANCE DISCOVERY DOLPHINS

CHANCE DISCOVERY DOLPHINS

After a night spent on the Chance Discovery, we left Porto Montenegro with hopes of finding both bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) and striped dolphins (Stenella coeruleoalba). This was an especially exciting trip as a German film crew were accompanying us to film a documentary and a short news entry. They interviewed some of our volunteers… Read more