Internautica 2017

Morigenos is participating at the 22nd International Boat Show Internautica 2017 at Marina Portorož from 4th to 7th May 2017. Visit Morigenos' info-point in Hall C, check out our educational exhibition about dolphins along the Slovenian coast and find out what to do when you encounter dolphins at sea. Welcome!

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Join our expedition and help protect dolphins of the Northern Adriatic

A 600-year old town on the Slovenian Coast, Adriatic Sea, an enthusiastic research team and bottlenose dolphins … you can experience all of the above if you join a ground breaking investigation into the dolphin population that lives in Slovenia’s beautiful coastal waters - join research expedition “Tracking dolphins in the Adriatic Sea”. These expeditions, which are performed in collaboration between Morigenos - Slovenian Marine Mammal Society and Earthwatch Institute, have been carried out since 2015 and have impressed volunteers from all over the world. ...

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Morigenos website in new version

Morigenos is constantly striving to promptly inform the general public about our work and its results. One of the key communication channels to achieve this is our website www.morigenos.org, which is now available in a new, more modern version. The new design and enriched contents bring a fresh look with unique photographs and user-friendly tools that enable easy contact with us. We invite you to go ahead and explore our new website! Have a look at our rich photo gallery, learn about our educational programs and maybe even adopt a dolphin and become a member of Morige...

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Dolphins bring excitement to a fishing competition

Cup 2017 fishing competition. Dolphins impressed all the spectators with their jumps and good mood, and according to unofficial results, won the competition. The group included Kai, Timi, Deinon, Daphne and Emanuela with their calves, and others. You can support our work by adopting some of these dolphins. We tracked the dolphins out to sea, during which time they inquisitively approached our boat on multiple occasions. Thanks to everyone that reported their sightings to us.

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Season greetings

Happy New Year!

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Free bilingual mobile application for children “THE GUARDIAN OF THE SEA” Encouraging environmental education and early language learning

Morigenos – the Slovenian Society for Marine Mammals in cooperation with MINI POLIGLOTINI created a bilingual mobile app for early language learning with educational content on protecting the seas and marine animals. It is a free application for mobile phones or tablets with the Android system and is available on Google Play. The application consists of the fairytale The Guardian of the Sea concerning the incredible experience of a boy named Oti and his marine friends – a seal, a turtle, a whale, and dolphin, and an educational part in which children learn about the ...

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Mare Nostrum Network Workshop focusing on reducing marine litter

Last week Morigenos attended a Mare Nostrum Network workshop, which took place in the coastal town of La Herradura in Spain. The purpose of the workshop was to find funding sources for various projects that will contribute to the protection of the Mediterranean Sea. This time the focus was on reducing marine litter. NGO representatives from Israel, Spain, Greece, Cyprus and Slovenia presented the biggest challenges in each country in this field and then went in search of solutions that would be effective for the entire Mediterranean. In addition to plastic bags, other ...

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66th Meeting of the International Whaling Commission

The 66th meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) kicked-off in Portorož today, hosted by the Republic of Slovenia. In addition to some 400 delegates from the IWC member states from around the world, many non-governmental organisations from the field of whale conservation are also participating.  Morigenos, as a Slovenian non-governmental organization studying whales and dolphins along the Slovenian coast and in the northern Adriatic, is participating in various accompanying events such as the meeting of the IWC Conservation Committee, while the ...

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Support the Slovenian Dolphin Project

With your donation you will contribute to the conservation of dolphins and their environment in the waters of northern Adriatic. Thank you for your support.

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Morigenos in Slovenian Magazine show

During our summer research camps we were visited by the Slovenian Magazine show crew from TV Slovenia. We spent an interesting day together, which you can see on Friday, 7 October 2016, at 17:30 on TV Slovenia 1. Slovenian Magazine is a mosaic show in English and German. It presents current events in Slovenia, its cultural and historical heritage, attractive features of the landscape, and economic and tourist potential. Slovenian Magazine is mainly intended for foreign countries, as well as for Slovenians living around the world. After being broadcasted on ...

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