The Association ECO DIVERS – Centre of Underwater Scientific Activities was created in 2010 as a voluntary and non-profit organization, representing a linking element between the scientific world and voluntary environmental projects. Eco Divers aims to develop initiatives that try to connect the safeguard for the marine environment and the university education. From January 2013, Eco Divers has given rise to:
The headquarters of Eco Divers is located in Casal Velino (Salerno – Italy); in addition to the ground facilities, the Centre has the shooner, MOBY DICK II, suitable to accommodate 12 students, for logistics and transfers necessary for the scientific activities. The Centre is equipped for both educational training and development of projects for environmental protection.