Month: May 2017

Training in ROME

Since 18th of May we took part in an arrival training, which was held in Rome in OPERA DON CALABRIA  and brought together almost 50 participants doing their EVS all over Italy. This week was an amazing opportunity …

Roundtrip in the Gulf of Naples

Friday 26th, lunchtime, i start my roundtrip in the Gulf of Naples. Sorrento-Napoli-Ischia-Napoli to participate to the NETTUNO BioBlitz. What’s that? wiki can help you to understand! 3 ferry trips – 4 hours of navigation – 2 hours …

Sea Turtle Release, Puolo Beach Complex, 11th May ’17.

In the morning, 4 volunteers made our way to Sorrento where Domenico Sgambati was waiting for us with the van for transporting the turtles. With stifling temperatures already, we started to make our way to Portici, only to …

Emergency Turtle Rescue May 12, 2017

At 11:30 AM, the Punta Campanella office receives a call to inform them a turtle has been found, specifically, a sea turtle in difficulty (north west of the Tourist Port). She was found floating on the surface and …

First Marine Micro-organism Lab-Analysis

  The morning began with a boat ride to Nerano. There, samples of micro-organisms and Posedonia were colected. After donning diving equipment, we gathered in the office to analyse what we had acquired.     We separated the …

Project MARE 2017

Arrival of the volunteers : Indra from Latvia Henrik from Luxembourg Olga & Filipe from Portugal Méli-Shèryam from Reunion Island Anis from Tunisia         Excursions         March               11th: …

First Approach to Algae and Aquatic Plants

In this project all days are different, so this one was not an exception! The volunteers of project M.A.R.E. and a group of “study abroad” from the USA, hosted by Sant’Anna Institute of Sorrento, had their first field …