Prevent Escape is a European Union research project that seeks to reduce the number of fish that escape from European aquaculture through research to improve fish farming techniques and technologies. Spanish Aquaculture Observatory Foundation (FOESA), Madrid, October 14, 2011.
The Multidisciplinary Institute for Environment Study-Ramon Margalef at the University of Alicante participates with ecologists in action of the Valencian country in the cleaning of the island of Tabarca, in celebration of its 25th anniversary as a marine reserve
The reserva marina de Tabarca celebrates its 25th anniversary. One of the performances has spent years waiting for the island of Tabarca is the removal of debris that have accumulated in certain sectors of the island since tens of years ago. Ecologists in action of the Valencian country has taken the initiative, in collaboration with the IMEM, the Directorate General of coasts and the municipalities of Alicante and Santa Pola, in the Organization of volunteer students from the University of Alicante and sensitized citizens, for cleaning and improves environmental of this unique place removing debris that degrade the coastal landscape.
The next weekend, September 23-25, from Friday to Sunday, 27 volunteers participate in this activity, combined with a talk about the reserve Navy, visit Museum and tour with glasses and tube to get to know the values of this jewel of the Mediterranean.
MIES Ramon Margalef, aware of the need to act on the conservation of the environmental values of the Mediterranean coast, has wanted to participate in the dissemination and subsidization of this activity.
On Friday, September 16, the cycle "A year of photography", that imparts José Benito Ruiz platform Camon, will address the theme of "Scientific photography". You will have the intervention of Hector Garrido, director of the Science House of Seville and also collect photographic works made by members of the IMEM and have received awards.
Meeting scientific society annual Mycological British 2012. FUNGAL INTERACTIONS. University of Alicante, sept 3-6, 2012. Organizers: BMS, laboratory of Phytopathology - IMEM (University of Alicante). The interactions of fungi is a multidisciplinary topic which can be combinedmycologists and other scientists interested in the role of fungi invarious scenarios under a new evolutionary paradigm.
Mycology field trip cancellation (Thursday 6th-8th september). Due to a recent forest fire and the extreme heat and drought we have cancelled this activity of the meeting. On wednesday (5th september) we will display fungal specimens collected last autumn from the Mariola mountains that have been kept frozen.