Brings you the best marine ecotourism experiences in Europe

Objective

SeaWatchers (Observadores del Mar)
To encourage citizen science in the Mediterranean to help in national and international research projects.

Targeted Species & Habitats

SeaWatchers (Observadores del Mar)

About this project

SeaWatchers (Observadores del Mar)
Different research groups working with marine fauna (corals, fish, jellyfish, crustaceans, birds, etc), flora (invesive flora) and conservation threats (invasive species, plastic & garbage, etc) present their projects through this webpage, encouraging citizens to help them with different tasks, usually supplying information of sightings. Projects can deal with corals, fish, jellyfish, plastics, etc

Multimedia and photos

SeaWatchers (Observadores del Mar)

How can you contribute?

 
First of all, visit the web-site and select among a dozen of projects carried out in the Mediterranean Sea!!! You can choose to work with sea birds, marine litter, tiny invertebrates, …

Once you have chosen your ideal project, get in touch with the scientist in charge and get the necessary training and information. Once you are set, you can start sending information on all your sightings, witht he data requested from the scientist. He/she will also help you if in doubt, or if you discover a species you have never seen before!

Contact

SeaWatchers (Observadores del Mar)
Centro Superior de Investigaciones Científicas - CSIC
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Skye and Lochalsh

UK Scotland Highlands Skye and Lochalsh

Pedra do Meio

Portugal Lisbon region Sesimbra Pedra do Meio

Spiros

Portugal Algarve Portimao Spiros

South Wales

UK Wales South Wales

Porth Rock Reef

UK Cornwall North coast Newquay Porth Rock Reef

County Sligo

Ireland County Sligo

The Volnay

UK Cornwall Falmouth Area The Volnay

Costa Barcelona

Spain Catalonia Costa Barcelona

El Palmar

Spain Andalusia Cadiz El Palmar

HMS Scylla

UK Cornwall South East Cornwall HMS Scylla

Delta de l'Ebre Natural Park

Spain Catalonia Terres de l'Ebre Delta de l'Ebre Natural Park

West Wales

UK Wales West Wales

Tory Island

Ireland County Donegal Gaeltacht and Donegal Islands Tory Island

Tossa de Mar

Spain Catalonia Costa Brava Tossa de Mar

Aries Shipwreck

Spain Galicia Rias Baixas Ria de Arousa Aries Shipwreck

Garraf Natural Park

Spain Catalonia Costa Barcelona Garraf Natural Park

El Hierro

Spain Canary Islands El Hierro

Castle Beach and Silversteps

UK Cornwall Falmouth Area Castle Beach and Silversteps

Praia da Duquesa

Portugal Lisbon region Cascais Praia da Duquesa

Porec

Croatia Istria Porec

Lough Swilly

Ireland County Donegal Inishowen Lough Swilly

Central Wales

UK Wales Central Wales

Costa Daurada

Spain Catalonia Costa Daurada

Istria

Croatia Istria

Jardim dos Nudibrânquios

Portugal Algarve Portimao Jardim dos Nudibrânquios

Algarve

Portugal Algarve

Parque das Gorgonias

Portugal Algarve Portimao Parque das Gorgonias

Bota de Fora

Portugal Algarve Portimao Bota de Fora

Hemptons Turbot Bank

Ireland County Donegal Inishowen Hemptons Turbot Bank

Sliabh Liag

Ireland County Donegal Gaeltacht and Donegal Islands Sliabh Liag

Cornwall

UK Cornwall

La Palma

Spain Canary Islands La Palma

Pedra do Leao

Portugal Lisbon region Sesimbra Pedra do Leao

SS Hildebrand

Portugal Lisbon region Cascais SS Hildebrand

Rovinj

Croatia Istria Rovinj

Causeway Coast

UK Northern Ireland Causeway Coast & Glens Causeway Coast

Las Raras

Spain Galicia Costa da Morte Las Raras

Pedra do Mariano

Portugal Algarve Portimao Pedra do Mariano

Illa de Rua

Spain Galicia Rias Baixas Ria de Arousa Illa de Rua

Forte da Baralha

Portugal Lisbon region Sesimbra Forte da Baralha

Falmouth Area

UK Cornwall Falmouth Area

Malin Beg

Ireland County Donegal Donegal Bay Malin Beg

Inishowen

Ireland County Donegal Inishowen

Gilstone Reef

UK Cornwall Isles of Scilly Gilstone Reef

Pedras de Portimao

Portugal Algarve Portimao Pedras de Portimao

Ponta da Passagem

Portugal Lisbon region Sesimbra Ponta da Passagem

Highlands

UK Scotland Highlands

Portnoo

Ireland County Donegal Donegal Bay Portnoo

Vrsar & Vuntana

Croatia Istria Vrsar & Vuntana

Porto Santo

Portugal Madeira Islands Porto Santo

Svealand

Sweden Svealand

Aiguamolls de l'Empordà

Spain Catalonia Costa Brava Aiguamolls de l'Empordà

Cabo Raso

Portugal Lisbon region Cascais Cabo Raso

Ballycastle and Rathlin

UK Northern Ireland Causeway Coast & Glens Ballycastle and Rathlin

Inishtrahull Island

Ireland County Donegal Inishowen Inishtrahull Island

Cita Wreckage

UK Cornwall Isles of Scilly Cita Wreckage

The Syracusa

UK Cornwall North coast Newquay The Syracusa

Pula & Medulin

Croatia Istria Pula & Medulin

Norrland

Sweden Norrland

Baia da Armacao

Portugal Lisbon region Sesimbra Baia da Armacao

Lanzarote

Spain Canary Islands Lanzarote

Costa Brava

Spain Catalonia Costa Brava

Portofino

Italy Liguria Genoa Portofino

Talland Bay

UK Cornwall South East Cornwall Talland Bay

Jardim das Gorgonias

Portugal Lisbon region Sesimbra Jardim das Gorgonias

Umag & Novigrad

Croatia Istria Umag & Novigrad

Farol da Guia

Portugal Lisbon region Cascais Farol da Guia

Lobeira Islands

Spain Galicia Costa da Morte Lobeira Islands

Labin & Rabac

Croatia Istria Labin & Rabac

Grianan of Aileach

Ireland County Donegal Inishowen Grianan of Aileach

Catalonia

Spain Catalonia

Manacles Reef

UK Cornwall Falmouth Area Manacles Reef

La Gomera

Spain Canary Islands La Gomera

Torre de Hercules - Punta Herminia

Spain Galicia Costa da Morte Torre de Hercules - Punta Herminia

Blasket Islands

Ireland County Kerry Blasket Islands

Lisbon region

Portugal Lisbon region

North Wales

UK Wales North Wales

Trawbreaga Bay

Ireland County Donegal Inishowen Trawbreaga Bay

Illas Sisargas

Spain Galicia Costa da Morte Illas Sisargas

Götaland

Sweden Götaland

Illa de Ons

Spain Galicia Rias Baixas Ria de Arousa Illa de Ons

Cinque Terre

Italy Liguria Genoa Cinque Terre

Gran Canaria

Spain Canary Islands Gran Canaria

Owey Island

Ireland County Donegal Gaeltacht and Donegal Islands Owey Island

Barcelona

Spain Catalonia Costa Barcelona Barcelona

Delta del Llobregat Natural Park

Spain Catalonia Costa Barcelona Delta del Llobregat Natural Park

The Quies

UK Cornwall North coast Newquay The Quies

Brijuni National Park

Croatia Istria Brijuni National Park

Illa Coelleira

Spain Galicia Mariña Lucense Illa Coelleira

Underwater Canyons of Maresme

Spain Catalonia Costa Barcelona Underwater Canyons of Maresme

Portnablagh Beach

Ireland County Donegal Fanad Peninsula Portnablagh Beach

Liguria

Italy Liguria

Tarifa

Spain Andalusia Cadiz Tarifa

Dragonera Island

Spain Balearic Islands Majorca Dragonera Island

Pednathise Head

UK Cornwall Isles of Scilly Pednathise Head

Gemeos Pequenos

Portugal Algarve Portimao Gemeos Pequenos

Tixoso

Spain Galicia Mariña Lucense Tixoso

St John's Point

Ireland County Donegal Donegal Bay St John's Point

Ponta de Rana

Portugal Lisbon region Cascais Ponta de Rana

Gemeos Grandes

Portugal Algarve Portimao Gemeos Grandes

Cap de Creus

Spain Catalonia Costa Brava Cap de Creus

Malin Head

Ireland County Donegal Inishowen Malin Head

Tenerife

Spain Canary Islands Tenerife

Causeway Coast & Glens

UK Northern Ireland Causeway Coast & Glens

Cape Kamenjak

Croatia Istria Cape Kamenjak

Arranmore Island

Ireland County Donegal Gaeltacht and Donegal Islands Arranmore Island

Teelin

Ireland County Donegal Donegal Bay Teelin

El Montgrí, Illes Medes i Baix Ter Natural Park

Spain Catalonia Costa Brava El Montgrí, Illes Medes i Baix Ter Natural Park

Punta Socastro

Spain Galicia Mariña Lucense Punta Socastro

Fanad Head

Ireland County Donegal Fanad Peninsula Fanad Head

Mulroy Bay

Ireland County Donegal Fanad Peninsula Mulroy Bay

Pedra da Âncora

Portugal Algarve Portimao Pedra da Âncora

Basque Country

Spain Basque Country

River Gurara - Popa

Portugal Lisbon region Sesimbra River Gurara - Popa

Gobbins and Larne

UK Northern Ireland Causeway Coast & Glens Gobbins and Larne

Newquay

UK Cornwall North coast Newquay

County Donegal

Ireland County Donegal

Illa de Salvora

Spain Galicia Rias Baixas Ria de Arousa Illa de Salvora

Fuerteventura

Spain Canary Islands Fuerteventura

Madeira

Portugal Madeira Islands Madeira

Pedra da Nau

Portugal Lisbon region Cascais Pedra da Nau

Krka National Park

Croatia Sibenik-Knin Krka National Park

Hatt Rock

UK Cornwall South East Cornwall Hatt Rock

North Inishowen

Ireland County Donegal Inishowen North Inishowen

Jardim do Vau

Portugal Algarve Portimao Jardim do Vau

Kornati National Park

Croatia Sibenik-Knin Kornati National Park

The Glens of Antrim

UK Northern Ireland Causeway Coast & Glens The Glens of Antrim