Last activities

November 19, 2018
Medes Island MPA - November 2018 Mortality red gorgonian

Population of red gorgonian Paramuricea clavata affected by several mass mortality events.

November 15, 2018
Medes Island MPA - November 2018 Mortality white gorgonian

Mortality white gorgonian Eunicella singularis population at 12 m depth.

November 07, 2018
Mortality in MPA Portofino

Lorenzo Merotto, MPA manager, observed the mortality of different gorgonian species at Portofino MPA. In this picture that he took some weeks ago, a yellow gorgonian Eunicella cavolini we can appreaciate the recent necrosis (grey tissue).

October 23, 2018
Mortality in RN Scandola

An emblematic red coral population severely affected by mass mortality at RN Scandola

October 21, 2018
Mortality assessments by citizen science

Recreational dviers provided the first mortality assessments in the Catalan coast on the marine citizen science platform Observadores del Mar

September 30, 2018
Mortality in E Corsica

Eric Amiel provided information on mortality of red gorgonian in the Solenzara area E Corsica

September 23, 2018
Mortality Medes MPA

The first signs of mortality observed in the Medes Islands MPA - Catalan Coast NW Mediterranean