Report a sighting

Did you encounter a marine mammal?

If you came across any cetaceans (whales and dolphins) or Mediterranean monk seals, we want to learn from it. Please, help us shed light on the distribution of these charismatic species and contribute to their conservation.

IMPORTANT; whenever possible PLEASE provide images and / or videos. They will enable us to confirm the species id.

Not sure what you saw? Our marine mammal species guide will help you.

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  • Information about the sighting

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
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  • Information about the sighting

  • Ex. 3 miles NE the island of Meganisi
  • Best estimate of the number of animals sighted
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