AIMM Portugal

Area of operation: Southern Coast of Portugal
Species Focus: Bottlenose Dolphins, Common Dolphins, Fin Whales, Minke Whales, Orcas, Risso Dolphin
Data: Bioacoustics, Direct Observations
Main Efforts: Species Conservation, Local Community Involvement

Established in 2010, AIMM is a Portuguese NGO committed to marine conservation and research, primarily in the Algarve and the Atlantic, with the goal of cultivating a sustainable environment for marine life. Its mission encompasses protecting marine species through scientific research, conservation, and public education to foster a greater understanding of the marine environment. AIMM is a global player in marine conservation, advocating for effective conservation measures, fostering responsible tourism related to cetaceans, and supplying scientific data to shape marine management policies and programs.