Contribute to marine mammals’ conservation by watching and studying whales and dolphins in northern Italy, in the Mediterranean Whale Sanctuary
An opportunity of a lifetime to meet eight species in the sunny Mediterranean
Observe whales and dolphins in their natural environment and make a contribution towards their survival and conservation; more than whale watching in Italy. The Cetacean Sanctuary Research (CSR) program it is an exciting opportunity to meet whales and dolphins in the wild together with expert biologists.
Research cruises in the north western Mediterranean, Italy, are aimed at the study of eight cetacean species, including fin whales, sperm whales and several dolphins.
The study area lies within the Pelagos Sanctuary, the world’s first High Seas protected area, which hosts one of the highest concentrations of whales and dolphins in the Mediterranean.