Category: Public outreach

Field work on the starting line!

Field work on the starting line!

Feature: Cristyn  Ashley We made it! We are finally ready to start the field work! On October 26, Dubai Marina Yacht Club, one of our main sponsors, kindly organized a community event to sign the inauguration of the UAE Dolphin Project. The focus was on raising...

First Dolphin Stranding reported on Dubai beach

First Dolphin Stranding reported on Dubai beach

It was an unexpected but welcomed call, when the other afternoon I picked up the phone and heard the voice of the Principal Marine Environment Officer of Dubai Municipality, Mr Khan, reporting that a dead dolphin had been found on the Jumeirah Beach Park. I...

Trakhees take actions towards the conservation of the local dolphins and endorses the UAE Dolphin Project

Trakhees take actions towards the conservation of the local dolphins and endorses the UAE Dolphin Project

After holding a staff workshop in June, the Environment Health and Safety Department (EHS), the regulatory arm of  Trakhees-Ports, Customs & Free Zone Corporation (PCFC),  officially endorsed the UAE Dolphin project and is taking active steps to support the UAE dolphin Project raise awareness within...

The boat love story

The boat love story

…..and as in all love stories there are ups and downs but if they are good ones eventually they progress forward! Passion meets passion: Duretti Boat Manufacturing, in the flesh Dan, was the first potential supporter I met when the UAE dolphin project initiative was...

Trakhees invites UAE Dolphin Project and Atlantis to talk about dolphins…

Trakhees invites UAE Dolphin Project and Atlantis to talk about dolphins…

Dolphins are starting to raise interest among some major local stakeholders. On June 10th, the Environment Health and Safety, the regulatory arm of Trakhees-Ports, Customs & Free Zone Corporation (PCFC), invited the UAE Dolphin Project and Dolphin Bay, Atlantis to talk about dolphins in a...

First Dubai Marine & Heritage Festival: UAE Dolphin Project was there!

First Dubai Marine & Heritage Festival: UAE Dolphin Project was there!

We are extremely grateful to the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority and especially to Mr. Nasser Juma Bin Sulaiman, Director of the Diving Village and Chairman of the Festival who invited us to participate to the first Dubai Marine & Heritage Festival.The event was held...