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NAUTILOS in EU Green Week event

NAUTILOS in EU Green Week event

Dr Giuseppe Suaria from CNR-ISMAR participated on 30/5/2024 in an online expert panel organized during the 2024 EU Green Week. The event was the 3rd  REMEDIES and UPSTREAM Horizon Cluster Meeting entitled: “Microplastic in our waters: Are we losing the battle?”. The...

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MakeEUBlue Awards during EMD 2024

MakeEUBlue Awards during EMD 2024

The European BlueNIGHTs project, coordinated by CNR-ISMAR, was honored on 31/5/2024 during the European Maritime Day Conference 2024 in Svendborg, Denmark, as the winner of the MakeEUBlue Awards 2024 in the Sky Blue category. The aim of the project was to organize in...

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Collection of microplastics with the USV Pamela

Collection of microplastics with the USV Pamela

NIVA is organizing a project with Inspiria Science Center and OceanObs, where High School students go out with the MS Ny Vigra III to collect microplastics. The students have already participated in 3 cruises during May 2024, where the USV "Pamela" with attached net...

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NAUTILOS at the Sea Film Festival awards

NAUTILOS at the Sea Film Festival awards

Dr Silvia Merlino from CNR-ISMAR participated at the Seafilmfestival awards day on 25th of May 20224 in La Spezia. The first prize for the schools category was awarded to the film made by Fossati High School in La Spezia, and was based on the activities done during...

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Nautilos in the De Portibus Festival

Nautilos in the De Portibus Festival

Dr Giuseppe Suaria from CNR-ISMAR participated with a keynote lecture about “Port areas, microplastics and sustainability in the era of the great acceleration” on 10-12th May 2024 in La Spezia, Italy to a public event named “De Portibus” Festival. This innovative...

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Marine Litter Trackers in the Tuscan Archipelagos

Marine Litter Trackers in the Tuscan Archipelagos

Dr Silvia Merlino from CNR-ISMAR participated in a dispersion experiment in the Tuscan Archipelagos (8-9/5/2024). The Marine Litter Trackers (smart – drifters), designed in the framework of NAUTILOS, collected information about the peculiar incident of hundreds of...

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