Excellent information to begin the year: The companions of the Interreg Medication Job Plastic Busters MPAs as well as the ENI-CBC Medication COMMON have actually enhanced their cooperation at the celebration of a training on aquatic threatened types, arranged by the College of Siena as well as the Sea Turtle Rescue Facility of Legambiente in Manfredonia (Italy).
This occasion acts on the “Joint Plastic Busters workshop on developing harmonies for settling the battle versus aquatic trash in the Mediterranean Area” kept in Barcelona on the 14th of November 2019.
The training targeted at moving the method of keeping track of the existence as well as the influences of aquatic trash in sea turtle examples. This method was embraced as well as carried out within the Plastic Busters MPAs task as well as it is consisted of in the task’s “Toolkit for keeping track of aquatic trash as well as its effect on biodiversity in Mediterranean MPAs”.
It was a terrific celebration for the group, for trainees as well as for journalism to witness the launch of 2 Caretta caretta sea turtles. Both loggerhead sea turtles, among the aquatic types most endangered by plastic air pollution, were securely gone back to their all-natural environment after 2 weeks of therapy at the Sea Turtle Rescue Centre of Legambiente (CTRM), in Manfredonia (Italy).
Along with the launch, the training consisted of an academic as well as an useful component on the tasting of 7 hospitalized sea turtles, with the engagement of Master’s trainees in Ecotoxicology as well as Environmental Sustainability of the College of Siena as well as numerous companions of the ENI CBC MEDICATION COMMON task:
· Legambiente, Italy
· CIHEAM with the team of the Calimera (Italy) Sea Turtle Rescue Facility, Italy
· National Institute of Marine Sciences as well as Technologies, Tunisia
· Amwaj of the Atmosphere Beirut, Lebanon
· Tire Shore Nature Get, Lebanon
By uniting principals as well as tasks from the North as well as the South of the area, this training intended to establish the basis for additional functional harmonies, vibrant cross-fertilization as well as capitalization procedures in order to settle the battle versus aquatic trash throughout the area.