Month: July 2017

Algae and Posidonia lesson!

Some time ago we told you about our First Approach to Algae and Aquatic Plants. Project M.A.R.E. volunteers and some students from Sant’Anna Institute of Sorrento learnt about these organisms trough theoretical lessons, snorkeling and laboratory experience. Now, are the …

The final party of Latvian cultural month

On Monday evening, taking chance to gather all the volunteers at home before half of our team leaves to go to the midterm-training, me and Valentina – a Latvian volunteer from M.A.R.E. edition 2014, who comes back every …

Patrolling the ‘Yellow’ Zone: “Campo Boe”

Every year, from the 15th of June to 30th of September, the park operates and maintains 27 yellow buoys in a yellow zone (meaning you cannot anchor there) near Nerano. The buoys themselves were installed to protect the …

Marine Biology Course in Nerano

For the last seven years, the Marine Protected Area Punta Campanella has organized Marine Biology Courses. This Course is done together with “Parthenope” Napoli University and it gives 3 ECTS for the students. An intensive week full of …