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The first live streamed marine litter monitoring campaign was carried out this June in the Capo Milazzo MPA, located in Sicily. The 3-day-long knowledge transferring activities aimed at enhancing the...

On the 17th of June 2021 (11.00-13.15), the Plastic Busters MPAs project will organize a capitalization event entitled “Consolidating the collective fight against marine litter in Mediterranean MPAs”,...

• Join the first marine litter monitoring campaign streamed online and follow the team at sea, on the coast and in the laboratory. • The 3-day-long activities will be conducted in the recently...

Even though the Mediterranean is one of the seas most affected by marine litter worldwide, knowledge gaps still exist concerning the amounts, types, sources, impacts and distribution patterns of...

International Women’s Day is celebrated on 8 March, a key day in the calendar for many women worldwide and especially important for women in science. Carme’s passion for the sea dates back to her...

The Plastic Busters MPAs transfer phase, led by the Croatian Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development in cooperation with UNISI and MIO-ECSDE, includes activities linked to the design and...

Some 400 stakeholders have been engaged in marine plastic pollution mitigation actions at Strunjan Landscape Park, located in coastal Slovenia. At its northernmost point, the Slovenian Park’s short...

Over the last two years, 34 researchers from 8 European institutions, aboard dedicated research vessels, monitored more than 2,230 nautical miles. They collected 141 samples of surface microplastics,...

Marine litter in the Mediterranean Sea is a growing environmental threat, particularly within pristine Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) such as the Cabrera Archipelago Maritime-Terrestrial National Park...