Friend of the Sea Debuts Sea Turtle Watching Standard

30/07/2020

Global certification standards body provides guidelines for sustainable observation of a wide range of sea turtle species Friend of the Sea, the preeminent global certification standard for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, today announced the debut of the standard for sustainable sea turtle watching. The standard makes it possible for […]

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Friend of the Sea Appoints 9 Experts to New Scientific Committee to Advise Dolphin and Whale Watching Certification

18/06/2020

International group of distinguished researchers to play a keyrole in the development and revision of dolphin and whale watching standards  Friend of the Sea, the preeminent global certification standard for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, announced today that it has appointed nine experts to its newly-formed Scientific Committee advising the […]

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Manta Diving Nosy Be Achieves Pre-Certification for Friend of the Sea’s Sustainable Dolphin and Whale Watching

09/06/2020

Popular diving center for humpback whale and dolphin watching meets criteria for protecting wild habitats  Friend of the Sea, the preeminent global certification standard for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, announced today Manta Diving Nosy Be, a popular diving center in Madagascar, has achieved pre-certification for its program for Sustainable Dolphin […]

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Friend of the Sea Partners with Swiss Cetacean Society to Promote Preservation of Marine Mammal Habitats and More

11/03/2020

World-leading certification standard for the marine environment to support Swiss non-profit Friend of the Sea, the world’s leading certification standard for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, announced today that it is partnering with the Swiss Cetacean Society (SCS). The partnership is intended to support SCS’s efforts to inform the Swiss public about […]

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Friend of the Sea Certifies Delfini del Ponente for Sustainable Dolphin and Whale Watching in Liguria, Italy

27/02/2020

Research project is investigating changes in habitat and behaviors of bottlenose dolphins in Western Liguria Friend of the Sea, the world’s leading global certification standard for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, has certified the Delfini del Ponente research project of Imperia, Italy. The project focuses mainly on studying bottlenose dolphins to understand […]

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Whale and Dolphin watching sustainability certification

12/02/2020

Dear Madam/Sir,    Friend of the Sea would like to invite you to the upcoming free of charge webinar on  “Whale and Dolphin watching: the importance of a sustainability certification to regulate the industry”. You can find the files to download the power point presentations at the following link: https://mega.nz/file/g58SUYbA#oR2oE4Enw_5-KSFtxQ75xvR-Ig7TnsIxqMpAoVGCpHw This webinar can be of […]

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MareCamp Certified by FoS for Sustainable Dolphin and Whale Watching in Sicily

16/01/2020

Non-profit volunteer association carries out and promotes sports, educational, eco-tourism and research activities at sea Friend of the Sea, the world’s leading global certification standard for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, today announced that it has certified MareCamp in the category of sustainable dolphin and whale watching for scientific groups. […]

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FoS and RE Ocean Community Conservation Foundation Team Up for Sustainable Dolphin and Whale Watching Programs

11/12/2019

Joint project in Colombia promotes sustainable whale watching that stimulates the local economy Friend of the Sea, the leading global certification standard for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, announced today it is collaborating with R&E Ocean Community Conservation Foundation to develop sustainable dolphin and whale watching programs for scientific groups […]

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Centro Studi e Ricerca Ambiente Marino Certified by FoS for Sustainable Dolphin and Whale Watching Scientific Research Groups

19/11/2019

Association promotes studies related to the life of the sea and conducts research expeditions Friend of the Sea the leading global certification standard for products and services that respect and protect the marine environment, announced today that it has certified Centro Studi e Ricerca Ambiente Marino (CE.S.R.A.M.) in the category of sustainable dolphin and whale […]

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