BWI Media Archive

Dolphin surveying under the moonlight

Yesterday evening many eyes were set on the sky where you could see an unusually large and shiny Moon. The movement of this celestial body is predictable so the event of a Moon in perigee was announced earlier …

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Albus –the Adriatic white bottlenose dolphin

Within the activities of project NETCET –Network for the Conservation of Cetaceans and Sea Turtles in the Adriatic (http://www.netcet.eu/),researchers of the Blue World Institute (http://blue-world.org/) and Cetacea Foundation (Riccione) (http://fondazionecetacea.org/) started a new photo-identification based research of bottlenose …

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Bojan has been saved

We informed the public there was a sighting of an injured dolphin less than a month ago, on August 23rd 2013. It had a spear gun harpoon embedded in the tissue in front of the dorsal fin, measuring …

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Harpooned dolphin Bojan

While conducting regular research activities in the northern Dalmatia and Kornati archipelago area, the Blue World Institute staff encountered an injured dolphin at 11:30 am, today. The animal was found in near the island of Olib in the …

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Croatia’s President Josipović opened the Sea turtle rescue centre

On 19. July 2013. Croatia’s President Ivo Josipović has opened lošinj Sea turtle rescue centre. Predsident has been joined by the advisor to the Minister of tourism Mr Ivo Bašić, Mayor of Mali Lošinj Mr Gari Cappelli, director …

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Sea Turtle Rescue Centre

On the 19th of July 2013 the Blue World Institute of Marine Research and Conservation will open the new Sea Turtle Rescue Centre in Mali Lošinj, Croatia. We are proud to announce that this centre will be opened …

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Cetacean survey in Montenegro

Within the framework of “NETCET – Network for the Conservation of Cetaceans and Sea Turtles in the Adriatic” project, co-financed by the IPA CBC Adriatic Programme Blue World Institute, Veli Lošinj, Croatia and Institute for Marine Biology from …

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MPA Governance Manual

In late 2009 he Blue World Institute, in collaboration with partners from University College London, and Dalhousie University, Canada and UNEP organized a working conference “Governance of Marine Protected Areas – getting the balance right” which was held …

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Dive into the Blue World

In the period beween the 2nd and the 10th of May 2011 in cooperation with INA Croatian oil & gas company we organized the visit of Kostrena Elementary School children to Lošinj Marine Education Centre. The school came …

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Film festival award

The Blue World Institute’s natural-history documentary film “The Open Sea”, filmed and produced in cooperation with Institute for oceanography and fisheries from Split and Croatian Natural History Museum has been aired in the A category of the official …

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New education center

On the session of the City council of Mali Lošinj on tuesday, 29.9.2010., the Council and Mayor, Mr. Gari Cappelli, gave their unanimous support to the proposal of the Blue World Institute to open new Lošinj Marine Education …

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Out of the Blue Exhibition

From the 1st of August until the 25th of August 2010 the Blue World Institute will be hosting the ‘Out of the Blue’ exhibition in the Losinj Marine Education Centre in Veli Losinj. Please come and visit!

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