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‘Extinct’ Angelshark Returns to Adriatic

Total Croatia News

The Angelshark is one of the calmest and most endangered shark species, considered to be nearly extinct in the Adriatic. ...


Seen a Dolphin While Sailing in Croatia? Here’s How to Report the Sighting

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Ever gone sailing in Croatia and spotted a friendly dolphin swimming along your sailboat, occasionally hopping out of the water? ...

Venomous Devil’s Firefish Photographed for First Time Close to Komiza

Lauren Simmonds

As Morski writes, a few articles have already been written about the appearance of new, venomous and potentially highly dangerous ...

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Stay Safe on Your Holiday: Croatian Wildlife and Marine Animals to Avoid

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Snakes Photo credit: Mario Romulić There are currently 15 snake species that are known to inhabit Croatia, and only 3 ...


Croatian Divers Discover Dangerous Jellyfish in Istrian Waters

Lauren Simmonds

When swimming in the calm and peaceful Croatian Adriatic, it’s difficult to imagine that anything could be lurking down in ...

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CASCADE Project: Italy and Croatia Collaborating on Ecosystems Monitoring

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Croatian scientists in Croatia are running various projects which either don’t get reported on by journalists, or if they are ...

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Journalist Clickbait Victim: The Curious Case of Mystery Fish on Korčula

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It was early evening between 7 pm-8 pm on the eastern Korčula coastline on May 28. After a long week ...

Beautiful Sea Angels Discovered Living in Croatian Adriatic

Lauren Simmonds

The Croatian Adriatic is one of the main draws for tourists, especially those coming from the rest of Europe, to ...

VIDEO: Split Woman Films Unusual Sea Creature in Shallows of Kaštilac Beach

Lauren Simmonds

An unusual sight was encountered by a Split woman Friday morning when walking along the shoreline of Kaštilac beach. ”A ...

VIDEO: Mediterranean Jellyfish Filmed Close to Lopud Near Dubrovnik

Lauren Simmonds

As Morski writes on the 26th of August, 2019, a Mediterranean jellyfish (Cotylorhiza tuberculata) has appeared in greater numbers in ...