Here you find answers to some of the questions that we are asked on a regular basis. These should assist you in deciding for yourself whether you are pro or anti oil drilling in our offshore in the Algarve basin and Alentejo basin, by Repsol /Partex (Gulbenkian Foundation), by GALP/ENI or by Kosmos Energy or any other company that our blinded government deems worthy of an offshore license to drill for oil and gas. Although in this article we focus on Repsol /Partex concessions mainly.
One of the most publicized activities in the Algarve to tourists and residents alike is the fact that we have abundant and healthy dolphin colonies in our ocean. Thousands of photographs can be found on the Internet showcasing mankind’s love for this gentle sea creature with many of them being taken during vacations in the Algarve by thousands of visitors (tourists) and hundreds of local residents.