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Cave Diving and Encounter With Mediterranean Monk Seal

29/07/2011
Dear sea lovers, lets  talk about a popular issue in terms of nature conservation that is not widely discussed. We are in the high season and diving season already started. Diving, whether for sports or entertainment or scientific purposes, become very popular nowadays.

Marmara sea southern coasts survey completed

Original article published in Yeşiliz magazine by TEMA Foundation in 2008 in Turkish

Marmara Sea is an interesting marine area in the world surrounded by the lands of one country. It is an interior sea with its unique marine and coastal biodiversity, long sandy beaches and dunes, coastal deltas and rocky coasts & cliffs and still undiscovered values. 

Two pups released on the coast between Anamur and Gazipaşa, Cilicia, Mersin

In cooperation with Turkish Ministry of Environment & Forestry and Turkish Coast Guard and SAD-AFAG, two monk seal pups were released along the coast between Anamur and Gazipaşa, southern Türkiye, one of the most suitable monk seal habitats in the country, in 2nd April 2011.