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Colline Livornesi

Interessante Convegno giovedì 19 e venerdì 20 gennaio 2017 sulle Colline Livornesi. Interviene il nostro socio Fabrizio Serena giovedì alle 15.

Snorkeling with the experts

On August 2nd Ambra Colombini (swimming instructor), Michele Magri ( marine biologist) and Sergio Bargagliotti (archeosub) went snorkeling with a group of children to observe and learn something of the life underwater near where they swim everyday. The idea of helping people, especially children, in understanding what lives underwater, get to know its organisms, start …

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Overfishing: EU reacts

By DAVID JOLLY Published: May 30, 2013, from The current policy is widely considered a failure. While officials hailed it as a landmark agreement, some environmentalists said the deal might not be ambitious enough. The agreement, the first overhaul of the Common Fisheries Policy since 2002, was reached early Thursday by Maria Damanaki, the …

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The lonesome battle of Paolo, the fisherman

This article by Sabrina Giannini evidences the critical state of fish stock levels in relation to the industrial fishing industry, which causes severe damage by trawling. It mentions the recent europarliament discussions aimed at establishing a Maximum Sustainable Yield (MSY) byl 2015. It relates the solitary battle of Paolo Fanciulli, a fisherman from Talamone – …

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Fishnet Escape Route Wins Dyson Award

The invention of “escape rings” that keep a net open and light up to guide immature fish to safety has won the U.K. leg of the James Dyson Award for recent Glasgow School of Art Graduate Dan Watson. He now goes on to compete against the winners from 17 other countries, but the BBC reports …

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The Reef Ball Foundation

The Reef Ball Foundation From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Reef Ball Foundation, Inc. Founder(s) Todd Barber Type 501(c)(3) Founded 1993 Location Athens, Georgia, USA Focus Ocean ecosystem repair Website The Reef Ball Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) publicly supported non-profit organization that functions as an international environmental Non-governmental organization. The …

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Trying to Protect a Reef With an Otherworldly Diversion

Cancún Journal Trying to Protect a Reef With an Otherworldly Diversion Jason deCaires Taylor Some of the nearly 500 statues in the Museo Subacuático de Arte in Cancún, Mexico. By RANDAL C. ARCHIBOLD Published: August 13, 2012 CANCÚN, Mexico — Most people head off to an art exhibit with comfortable shoes and a deep appreciation …

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Odd Alliance Is Forged Over Access to Herring Odd Alliance Is Forged Over Access to Herring Chris Becker for The New York Times Crew members on the Western Sea, a fishing boat owned by Glenn Robbins, prepare the gear for their two-day voyage in the Gulf of Maine. By JESS BIDGOOD Published: July 3, 2012 PORTLAND, Me. — There is no great …

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