Maritime Forum

Maritime Forum Themes


Croatia4Ocean festival at Lošinj

Published on: Wed, 22/09/2021 - 13:40
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    Guided tour / Walk / Video / Exhibition about a marine topic including arts and photos

    Target audience: Public

    Language: Croatian/English

    Format: on-site

    Mediterranean focus: Mali Lošinj & Veli Lošinj, Croatia

    Time: September 25 & 26 (see agenda below)

    Duration: All day

    Organised by
     Blue World Institute



    Through this festival, we aim to expand the scientific foundation for conservation, advancing environmental literacy and overall widening of public engagement for the protection of marine ecosystems and resources. We are eager to motivate, inform and inspire local communities to ensure the favourable conservation status of the Adriatic Sea – as an integral part of conserving the Mediterranean Basin.


    Croatia4Ocean Festival September 25 & 26 Agenda

    enlightenedConservation of European Sea turtles exhibition

    LIFEEuroturtles project

    • Exhibition location: Ground floor of Museum of Apoxiomenos in Mali Lošinj
    • 25 and 26.09, 10-20H CEST
    • Entrance for this exhibition is free


    enlightenedGuided tours to the Sea Turtle Rescue Centre in Mali Lošinj

    • 25.09, Tours start at 9:30 and 10:00 CEST
    • Free entrance


    enlightenedGuided tours through Lošinj Marine Education Centre in Veli Lošinj

    Introduction of our scientific findings about resident bottlenose dolphin populations. Participants will have the possibility to see a short documentary film dedicated to our research, education, and conservation activities

    • 25.09, 10:00 - 20:00 CEST, Guided tours starting every hour
    • Free entrance


    enlightenedMarine litter analysis workshop for high school students’ group

    Short introduction of Marine litter analysis and work sheets, beach cleanup, marine litter analysis workshop

    • Workshop Location: Valdarke bay, Mali Lošinj
    • 25.09, 10:30h – 13:00 CEST


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