“Dofins de Tramuntana”-study of the population of bottlenose dolphins in Cabo de Creus in collaboration with the fishing sector

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Dofins de Tramuntana-study of the population of bottlenose dolphins in Cabo de Creus in collaboration with the fishing sector

Location: Cabo de Creus, Costa Brava

Year of activities: 2017-2018

Funding: Regioanl Government of Catalunya, La Caixa Foundation, Local Fisheries Action Group of Costa Brava and European Fisheries and Maritime Fund

Descripción: Project to study the population of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the Cabo de Creus, through the conservation and improvement of the marine ecosystems in collaboration with the fishing sector. The main action involves encouraging the participation of fishermen in the study of these species, and increasing their product, fished in a protected area, with the presence of dolphins, where fishermen work in a respectful way and following good practices.

Submon“Dofins de Tramuntana”-study of the population of bottlenose dolphins in Cabo de Creus in collaboration with the fishing sector