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One day Cetologist

One day Cetologist

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Equipment and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English, French and Italian

About your host

Dario and Clara, motorboat pilot and marine biologist, are instructors of the Marecamp association. They love to experience the sea at 360 ° to transmit to both adults and children an environmental awareness to be translated with respect for the marine resources that they use to have fun. They are the only ones with many years of experience to be certified to carry out the activity of observing…
Dario & Clara
Dario & Clara
Dario & Clara
Dario & Clara

About Marecamp

Marecamp is a voluntary association that uses its proceeds to offer free experiences to disabled or disadvantaged people and to support research activities necessary to protect the cetaceans of the Gulf of Catania. All its sports, educational and eco-tourism activities take place at sea, aiming at social inclusion, respect for the marine environment and its dissemination.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Marecamp. .

What we’ll do

Half day as researcher to collect data on dolphins of the Gulf of Catania*. With Clara, dive guide and marine biologist, you will take on board an inflatable boat equipped with all the necessary scientific gear. The experience - Briefing on the monitored area, on local cetacean species and on the code of good conduct for their observation - Boarding and sea monitoring (use of binoculars, GPS and…

What else you should know

The Marecamp headquarters is equipped with a toilet and a dressing room. Wear appropriate clothing for your particular needs and the weather of the day. In case of bad weather, the experience will be postponed.

What I’ll provide

Boat rental
Including insurance, safety equipment, fuel, skipper and marine biologist on board.
Monitoring raw material
Use of binoculars, GPS and surveys for data collection.

What to bring

Clothing suitable for the season
Sunscreen
Sunglasses
Water
Hat

Dario & Clara
Naturesocial impact
€60 per person
€60 per person