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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In July of 2018, the Octopus Foundation will head to the Island of Mozambique, on the South-Eastern coast of the African continent. Loaded with its underwater cameras, drones, sonars, sailing and diving skills, the crew will document and map out several ancient shipwrecks that are lying at the bottom of the sea.  Brief history Some…

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Happy Holidays !

As 2017 is coming to an end, we wish to thank you all for your support, encouragements and donations. We wish you a merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We are looking forward in seeing you in 2018 for some exciting new adventures! Sincerely, The Octopus Foundation’s team.