After Martinska near Å ibenik, Podgora on the Makarska Riviera has become the second Adriatic site with the installation of an underwater camera that transmits real-time images of the seabed live on YouTube.
The underwater camera is located at a depth of 8 meters. In the evening, between 5:00 p.m. and 12:00 p.m. EST, the location is illuminated by a projector. The images are being broadcast on the Panoramic View Live Channel from Croatia.
The project is sponsored by the Podgora Tourist Board, Split-Dalmatia County and Gorgonija Portal.
Since 2018, Martinska’s first underwater camera has recorded a large number of different fish species, including threatened and protected species, and the same is expected at the new Podgora site.
Besides YouTube, the images are also available on other partner sites and will also be donated to the Institute for Marine and Environmental Research of the RuÄer BoÅ¡koviÄ Institute, which will use the recordings for scientific purposes in terms of protecting the Adriatic. and a better understanding of the life of his submarine, Morski.hr noted.
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