Research team

Draško Holcer

Draško Holcer, Ph.D.
* President of Blue World
* Head of the Adriatic Dolphin Project - Vis
* Field of study: population biology and ecology of bottlenose dolphins, protection and management of marine environment

Peter Mackelworth, Ph.D.
* Chairman of the Management Board
* Director of the conservation program
* Field of study: strategies for marine conservation, particularly to develop and manage marine areas

Nikolina Rako, M.Sc.
* memmber of the Management Board

* Head of the Adriatic Dolphin Project - Lošinj
* Field of study: Acoustics, underwater noise, biology and ecology of bottlenose dolphins

Annika Wiemann, PhD.

* Head of Research of the Adriatic Dolphin Project (2000-2007)
* Field of study: population genetics of the bottlenose dolphin and small dolphins, biology and ecology of bottlenose dolphins

Grgur Pleslić, B.Sc.
* Researcher of the Adriatic Dolphin Project
* Collaborator on the project "Strengthening civil society for the protection of the sea in Croatia"

Alena Sprčić
* Researcher of the Adriatic Dolphin Project
* Assistant on the project "Strengthening the capacity of NGOs for the implementation of Natura 2000 priority activities"

Maja Nimak, M.Sc.
* Researcher of the Adriatic Dolphin Project
* Field of study: research behavior, biology and ecology of bottlenose dolphins