Our news

10Dec 2015

This week, the technical team of Ecocean conducted Biohut annual maintenance in Cap d’Agde. As Marseillan two weeks ago, grid cleaning benefits larval colonisation! We see once again that Diplodus puntazzo are really photogenic! Crédits photos: Rémy Dubas.

04Dec 2015

Yesterday the weather was “no wind”! Following the fish restocking realized two months ago in the prefiguring CASCIOMAR project, Ecocean went uninstall 24 Biohut Rivage located in the harbor of Marseille in order to reuse them next year. To our surprise, a dozen individuals from the project came to tell us goodbye! The next project […]

26Aug 2015

Since April 2015, 4 000 post-larvae from 23 different species has been collected by local fishermen of Marseille, Cassis and La Ciotat. After 4 months of breeding, a first restocking operation has been carried out last week in La Ciotat. Here are the pictures! You can also enjoy a video of the operation here: VIDEO LINK This is part of […]

21Aug 2015

New Biohut? Where are we? What is this shape? What is this little fish? More information soon… Picture by Remy Dubas.

06Aug 2015

Ecocean team based in Marseille has the pleasure to show you his Epinephelus marginatus post-larvae that has been captured using a CARE net along with 9 fellow groupers! Grouper is an emblematic species of the Mediterranean sea. It got almost extinct due to overfishing and is now under strict protection. This very good capture is […]

08Jul 2015

The RESPIRE monitoring campaign of June just ended! This fish recruitment monitoring network is deployed in 23 Mediterranean ports and consist in a census of post-larvae presence in harbors. The monitoring is lead on seawall and Biohut®. Here is a small selection of photos, see you in September for the next campaign! To learn more […]

06Jul 2015

Following the installation of 57 Biohut in Port Vendres and 46 at the port of Carnon, it is the turn of Bouzigues to be equipped with 22 modules! These projects will be accompanied by an environmental monitoring and education tools with the seeting up of communication panels in 2016.

17Jun 2015

90 Biohut® will be installed shortly in the Port Vauban of Antibes. Our technical manager Rémy Dubas went on site tracking to make a “pre-diagnosis”, essential before any Biohut® installation. In order to choose the best locations, docks and pontoons were inspected by snorkling and cycling!

08Jun 2015

Ecocean attended the AIVP days in Dublin from 28 to 30 May on the theme “Working Waterfront: a City-Port mix in progress”. An opportunity to meet managers from major international ports and promote integrated consideration of biodiversity issues in port development. CEO Gilles Lecaillon made a talk on the “Green Innovation” theme: Can a commercial harbor become an efficient […]

05Jun 2015

The financial daily La Tribune – Objectif Languedoc Roussillon published an article about Ecocean after an interview with the founder Gilles Lecaillon: We are in an active phase of commercialisation as the Nappex project (artificial nurseries for exemplary ports) in 2013-2014 showed the scientific interest of Biohuts. […] It is a growing market because marinas and commercial ports are growing up everywhere. They try […]