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ISPRA meeting with the Cuban ministry of science, technology and environmentMay 23, 2018ISPRA meeting with the Cuban ministry of science, technology and environment
It was held today in Rome a meeting between the Hon. Elba Rosa Perez Montoya, Cuban minister of Science, Technology and environment and the ISPRA President Stefano Laporta, and the DG Alessandro Bratti. Among the topics , particular attention was given to climate change and the protection of coastal areas.

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Kick-off conference of the LIFE16 "By bike through the Natura 2000 network-Sic2Sic"May 23, 2018Kick-off conference of the LIFE16 "By bike through the Natura 2000 network-Sic2Sic"

The Sic2Sic trip starts from Friuli Venezia Giulia on 29 May 2018 and for 20 weeks between 2018 and 2019  crossing Italy and covering six thousand kilometers.

 

The project, lead by ISPRA, with also the participation of different partners lto make aware citizens, schools, businesses and institutions of the significance and importance of the Natura 2000 network. The project includes bicycle routes that, in the space of two years, will connect 170 Italian sites of the Natura 2000 network for a total of 6,000 km, distributed in 20 weekly journeys across 7 regions.

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Biodiversity World Day

Biodiversity World DayMay 22, 2018Biodiversity World Day

Climate change, invasive alien species and habitat destruction: all numbers on biodiversity and threats to its conservation

The current rate of animal and plant extinction species is 100 to 1,000 times higher than that recorded in pre-human times. Scientists believe that our world facing the sixth mass extinction, due to anthropic causes, even higher than the one that marked the dinosaurs extinction, 65 million years ago. From 1500 to date, there are 765 extinct documented species, including 79 mammals, 145 birds, 36 amphibians. Currently the extinctions are proceeding at the rate of between 10 and 690 species per week.

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Publication

Italian Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990-2016. National Inventory Report 2018May 18, 2018Italian Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990-2016. National Inventory Report 2018
This document summarizes the official Italian submission of the greenhouse gas inventory in the framework of the United Nation Convention of Climate Change (UNFCCC), the Kyoto Protocol, and the European Union’s Greenhouse Gas Monitoring Mechanism. In addition to the compilation of the inventory according to the required formats, each Party to the Convention shall submit a report, the National Inventory Report, with a description of the methodologies, the sources of basic data and emission factors used to carry out emission estimates, as well as an explanation of the Quality Assurance/Quality Control procedures applied to the inventory.
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Contest

I live green, from 1st may you can vote the videos carried out by Europeans citizensApr 20, 2018I live green, from 1st may you can vote the videos carried out by Europeans citizens
From 1 May it will be possible to vote for videos produced by European citizens who participated in the I Live Green competition, conceived and promoted by ISPRA in cooperation with the EEA, the European Environment Agency. I Live Green is an action of citizen journalism and participation developed thanks to the contribution of the entire European network of environmental agencies. Citizens of 21 countries took part in the competition and the first five countries for the number of videos sent were Italy (19 voices), Spain (18), Belgium (12), Portugal (9) and Latvia ( 7). In total, 110 videos were sent.
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Linked Open data

Mar 25, 2016Linked Open data

The pilot project " Linked ISPRA" foresees the transformation of four data sets in Linked Open Data. The data chosen for the publication in LOD format concerns the data in "real time" collected by the ISPRA monitoring networks related to high tide, wave associated with meteorological data, soil consmuption  and finally data regarding the government public actions for soil conservation.

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Ispra Events
Venezia, Palazzo Querini Stampalia,
Jun 05, 2018
CADEAU Project - product and services from COPERNICUS MARINICE SERVICE to support European Directive for coastal environment
National territory,
May 26, 2018 - May 27, 2018
Mining National Day - ten edition
Roma, Auditorium MATTM, Via Capitan Bavastro 180,
May 15, 2018
Greenhouse gas : emissions inventory, 2030 projections and climate strategies
Roma - Auditorium MATTM,
May 10, 2018
Presentation of the Report National Pesticide in waters Edition-2018
Rome, Caserma Salvo D’Acquisto di Viale Tor di Quinto, 119,
Apr 19, 2018
Conference presentation : SNPA environmental control report –AIA/SEVESO edition 2017
Perugia, Aula Magna Dipartimento Scienze Agrarie, Alimentari e Ambientali dell'Università di Perugi,
Apr 11, 2018 - Apr 13, 2018
Final event project LIFE U-SAVEREDS "to protect the Eurasian red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) in Umbria"
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