September 17, 2023

Fisheries in the Alboran Sea

Oceana is launching an expedition to survey fishing activities in the Alboran Sea, the westernmost part of the Mediterranean. We will explore sites impacted by bottom trawling and other fishing…

June 2, 2022

Oceana expedition in the Alboran Sea

The Ranger sails once again, carrying out an at-sea expedition to document coastal and deep-water plastic pollution and evidence of bottom trawling inside marine protected areas in the Alboran Sea. Located south-east of the Iberian Peninsula, the sea…

October 13, 2020

Seafloor Plastics Survey 2020

  The Ranger is back at sea. For fifteen years, the organisation has explored the world’s oceans and always found litter at the bottom of the sea, even if that was…

August 28, 2018

Quark Expedition 2018

  End of Oceana’s Quark Expedition 2018 from Oceana on Vimeo.   The Quark (also called Kvarken in English and Swedish, and Merenkurkku in Finnish) is a narrow strait in…

May 21, 2018

Aeolian Islands Expedition 2018

The final video Aeolians 2018 from Oceana on Vimeo. Italy’s Aeolian archipelago is a group of seven volcanic islands located in the Tyrrhenian Sea, to the north of Sicily. The…

July 31, 2017

North Sea Expedition 2017

NORTH SEA EXPEDITION 2017 – Highlights from Oceana on Vimeo. Oceana’s marine scientists undertook the second ocean expedition to the North Sea. The two-month research project, generously funded by the Dutch…

October 17, 2016

Deep-Sea Lebanon 2016

In October of 2016, Oceana embarked on a 1-month at-sea expedition in the Mediterranean Sea to document and explore submarine canyons and deep-sea areas in Lebanese waters. This was Oceana Europe’s 25th…

July 5, 2016

North Sea Expedition 2016

NORTH SEA EXPEDITION 2016 – Highlights from Oceana on Vimeo. Oceana’s marine scientists undertook a two-month, at-sea expedition to document seafloor habitats and species in the North Sea, with the goal of strengthening the…

May 25, 2016

Atlantic and Mediterranean Expeditions

The Ranger is a vital piece of Oceana’s campaign work in Europe. Custom-made in 1986 as a hospital ship, the Ranger was donated to Oceana by board member Steve McAllister….

May 24, 2016

2016: LIFE BaĦAR Expedition

Oceana – Malta 2016: Expedition LIFE BaĦAR – Highlights from Oceana on Vimeo. The LIFE BaĦAR for N2K project was set to establish a coherent network of marine protected areas…