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In order to better protect the Mediterranean monk seals, it is vital to better understand this key species. The matter is urgent, as very few of these animals remain today. They are considered “endangered” on the International Union of Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) red list. To reach this goal set by the Octopus Foundation, its…

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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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