Welcome to the Mediterranean Sea

This website is about the monitoring protocols for the Mediterranean Sea developed by the Reef Check organizations working in this geographic area since 2008. To know more about the Reef Check Foundation and its worldwide activities please visit:



To know more about the activities carried out by each national organisations please visit their websites.

Underwater Monitoring Protocol

We are preparing the next course, spring 2024!


Reports the mortality events of gorgonians, sponges and other invertebrates that took place in the Mediterranean in 2018

Bookmark with calendar 2019
MME2018 BookCalendar EN.pdf
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Mediterranean Protocols

Participating to one of the Reef Check Mediterranean Sea protocols is an extraordinary opportunity of taking part in an ambitious project of scientific research, able to add value to any individual observation supplied.