Watch whales and dolphins in their environment, learn about the threats they face and discover the work of the Pelagos team – four short films that to take you on a journey to the heart of the Sanctuary. Available (in the original French and with English and Italian subtitle) through our RAISING AWARENESS page:





On Thursday, June 27, the President of the Var Department’s Federation of Nautical Societies, Guy Hily, was given the symbolic title of first Pelagos Ambassador when he registered on the website.

The Pelagos Ambassadors are part of a new partnership program that will increase the number of groups working with Pelagos to raise awareness on and recognition of the Sanctuary as a protected site. For more information, see the ‘Become an Ambassador’ article, which is available in the Press Section.   

PELAGOS, voyage naturaliste au large de la MéditerranéeA journey through nature and the Mediterranean Sea

This large book of photographs features stunning images by Frédéric Larrey and Thomas Roger, with text by Jean-Michel Bompar. The book is accessible to all audiences and provides information on the Mediterranean’s mysterious ecosystem and the biology of the animals that inhabit it.

An overview of the project is available at