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Today at Remtech conference on environmental communication
After the first preparatory event of the SNPA National Conference, the System continues to be involved in the numerous events organized during the three days of RemTech Expo. In the afternoon there was a conference on environmental communication "Petroleum today and tomorrow: an eco-sustainable challenge: the role of information" organized by Ricicla TV, the oil union and ISPRA.
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Created on Sep 21, 2018 04:41 PM
Control of the cinipid Dryocosmus kuriphilus (Chinese wasp) in Castanea sativa
Italy is the word’s fourth producer of chestnuts and first in Europe, with about 800,000 hectares of chestnut woods, including 150,000 orchards. The chestnut cinipid, Dryocosmus kuriphilus Yasumatsu, a parasitic hymenoptera, is the agent of a real phytosanitary emergency. Originally from China, the cinipid was first reported in Europe in 2002 and since then has spread to almost all regions of Italy.
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Created on Sep 21, 2018 01:59 PM
Spillage of hydrocarbons at sea: simulation of accident off the coast of La Maddalena
ISPRA and ARPA Sardegna will participate today, in the presence of the Minister of the Environment Sergio Costa, in an exercise that involves the simulation of a breakdown of a ship in transit from the Bocche di Bonifacio toward the the Caprera island , with consequent spillage of 200 tons of fuel, and stranding of a part of the pollutant both on the north-eastern coast of Sardinia and on the Park of La Maddalena.
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Created on Sep 12, 2018 11:08 AM
Life SEPOSSO Project - Posidonia transplantation in Augusta
The activities of dissemination for the Life SEPOSSO project have continued on 11 and 12 July with ISPRA technicians and researchers involved in meetings with the citizens at Priolo Gargallo and Brucoli to spread information on the importance of the habitat at Posidonia oceanica, on ecosystem services and the benefits produced by the habitat on the marine-coastal ecosystem
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Created on Aug 31, 2018 08:33 AM
World Day to Combat Desertification
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Created on Jun 15, 2018 09:07 AM
INDICIT Spot Project
The European project INDICT  uses Caretta caretta sea turtles as indicators of the impact of plastics on Mediterranean animals. The Carette caretta are widely spread in various habitats and have the characteristic of ingesting marine litter. Also ISPRA, INDICIT project includes international partners from Greece, Spain, the Canary Islands, the Azores, France, Tunisia and Turkey.
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Created on Jun 07, 2018 09:13 AM
Biodiversity 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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Created on May 18, 2018 01:15 PM
I live green, a video competition to share your “green action”
Ispra and the European Environmental Agency for the Environment award the best videos How did you get to work or school today? By car, by bike or by public transport? Every day we make decisions that can have an impact on the environment. The completion video "I LIVE GREEN", by ISPRA's NRC for Communication and organized by the European Environmental Agency (EEA), invites all Europeans to show their creativity and share their actions to help the environment. The best videos will receive a cash prize.
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Created on Dec 01, 2017 02:18 PM
Ideambiente n. 4/2017
The protagonists of the new issue of Ideambiente are the various environmental emergencies that characterized the recent summer. The focus is therefore addressed to the fires, the drought phenomenon, the climate change, with an eye also to the effects on the environment and the world of agricultural production.
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Created on Oct 16, 2017 12:11 PM
Earthquake in Ischia
After the shock that hit the island of Ischia last 21 august, ISPRA is following the evolution of the situation within the Emergency Operations Committee at the National Civil Protection headquarter. In coordination with the same structure and with the National Environmental Protection System (SNPA) the Institute is preparing monitoring and control actions for the geological problems of the island following the seismic event.
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Created on Sep 01, 2017 02:35 PM