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Dolphin Sighting Near North Chios

Amazing sighting of a dolphin pod swimming alongside our boat as we sailed towards Chios in early September.

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No Land in Sight

Thasos to Limnos After spending the day in Thasos exploring caves and running to the popular deep water rock pool ‘Giola’ we set off for our longest passage yet towards Limnos. It was 50 miles ahead of us and good winds to start with so we set off with great expectations. We were also planning …

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Micro-plastics Trawling

We have returned from our trip so it’s time to edit and post all our videos, now that we have reliable wifi and electricity! This is just one of the many micro-plastic videos to come! Here you’ll see us practicing with the trawl for the very first time and making some little adjustments to make …

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Building the Micro-plastics Trawl

Building our trawl in simple steps, with easy supplies! Our research aims to build previous research done in the Mediterranean. Using the protocols provided by 5 Gyres, the world’s premier micro-plastics research NGO, as well as advice from other experts we plan to collect wet and dry micro-plastic samples daily and conduct general plastic surveys of …