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First Encounters with Italian Culture

We landed in Italy two months ago and our arrival did not only mean the beginning of our cooperation with Project M.A.R.E., but also our involvement in Italian Culture. For some of us this encounter is brand new, …

This is us: meet the team of Project M.A.R.E. 2020

Here it comes! Our long-awaited self-introductions are finally here! We are still patiently waiting for the last Tunisian volunteer to arrive. There has been so much happening behind the scenes and we can assure that he will be …

The Project M.A.R.E. 2020 has FINALLY started!

After 114 days of waiting, we have finally started the 8th edition of Project M.A.R.E.. FINALLY!!! We must admit the waiting process was hard, because the world was (and still is) experiencing the COVID-19 crisis and we couldn’t …

The wonders of the Bay

Ieranto is not just kayaking. Sometimes we change the surface of the water to go deeper and discover some wonders that usually we don’t see. When we do guided snorkeling tours, we already know what we are going …

Looking for 2 male volunteers (no matter which nationality, but European or surrounding countries) from March to December 2020 to participate to the 8th edition of project M.A.R.E.

Here we are with a new vacancy for 2 people from different countries to take part to a big project made of 8 volunteers in total (6 of them have been already selected! we have 4 females and …

A Sea to Explore is back to Schools

After the Summer edition, it’s time to back to school, but DON’T WORRY, not everything is so sad and boring because Project M.A.R.E. is also going to school to rock it and make students learn and be aware …

Turtle release in Cilento!

On October 4th we went to the beach of Ascea to participate in a turtle release. These two turtles were found thanks to the awareness of the people on the beach. They saw the turtles were having problems …

Autumn in Ieranto: Classroom discovers underwater treasure

The autumn is already here but the work in Ieranto doesn’t stop. Even if we don’t have a lot of visitors as in the summer because the temperature is lower, the weather is still sunny and warm enough …

Turtle Weekend in Cilento

September was the month of the turtles nest and Project M.A.R.E. was ready to go and assist with sea turtle (caretta caretta – loggerhead) nest monitoring. During all month of September we worked in 4 nest: At the …

Buoy Camp 2019

During the summer of 2019, other than our main project “la Baia al fondo del sentiero”, which is a project of protection in the bay of Ieranto, the project MARE also actively participated in another project in the …