Research project data
Slovenian Dolphin Project
Project coordinator / institution in charge:
Tilen Genov / Morigenos - marine mammal research and conservation society, Slovenia
ACCOBAMS Priority number (VIEW):
2, 8, 15, 18
A long-term study on the ecology, status and conservation of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in Slovenian and adjacent waters (northern Adriatic Sea): distrubution, abundance, habitat use, social structure, behaviour, strandings and interactions with human activities.
Research is complemented with activities for public awareness and education.
Slovenian and adjacent waters, northern Adriatic Sea
- northern Adriatic
- Adriatic Sea
Year beginning: 2002Year end: 0000
Main research platform/facility:
Tilen Genov, Polona Kotnjek, Jan Lesjak, Ana Hace, Nina Strus, Peter Sanovic