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At the end of 2016, the crew of the Octopus Foundation assisted the release of Homerous, a female Caretta caretta marine turtle. After more than eight years of rehabilitation at the Lampedusa Turtle Rescue Center, and under the careful care of Daniela Freggi and her team, the famous turtle was set free in the sea.…

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Passe-moi les Jumelles (Paju), is a legendary Swiss TV show, broadcasted on the Swiss French television channel (RTS).The episode programmed to air on the 6th of April will partially focus on the Octopus Foundation’s work in Albania. The Paju journalists have followed the archaeologists on the Orikum site in 2017, where they met with Julien…

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The Mediterranean monk seal, Monachus monachus, is one of the most threatened species of marine mammals in the world, according to the red list published by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Less than a century ago, the entire Mediterranean Sea was occupied by large populations of seals, from Spain to Israel,…

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