Logo life

Reserved Area |

  • banenr3.jpg
  • banner0.jpg
  • banner1.jpg
  • banner2.jpg
  • banner4.jpg


GHOST at the Police celebration event in Venice

At the invitation of the chief of Venice State Police, the LIFE-GHOST project has got involved with representatives of CNR-ISMAR coordinator in the celebrations of the 165th Anniversary of the Police Foundation, which took place on April 10 at the Teatro Malibran in Venice. Both Alfredo Boldrin and Luisa Da Ros, responsible for coordinating the project, had the opportunity to express their gratitude to the Venetian team of Police diver group for their enthusiasm and professionalism with which they have supported underwater activities of the Institute, in particular those provided to the project. The numerous diving carried out also thanks to the technical support of the State Police team have made it possible to realize the complete mapping of rocky areas on the Northern Adriatic seabed and the localization of the existing bottom waste, and also to bring to a successful conclusion later retrieval. To be recall that the recovery activities undertaken by the project have allowed the safe removal of more than 5 tons of ghost nets and other fishing gear / waste whose presence on the seabed was a real threat to the health of this environment rich in biodiversity.

The ceremony ended with the screening of a video on recovery diving activities carried out by police team within the project and with the delivery of a copy of the Manual realized in the framework of GHOST, by Dr. Da Ros to the responsible of the Police diver group, Chief Inspector Ernesto Marchiori, who reciprocated by contribution to the entire project team of a glass plaque to commemorate the success of the activities carried out collaboratively.


Photo credits: State Police

Last News

Climathon Venice -  Let’s  plan together a more sustainable future for Venice!

Climathon Venice - Let’s …

Posted 14-Nov-2018

On 25th and 26th October the third edition of Climathon Venice took place at the VEGA, Venice Science...

Read more
Round table of the LIFE KTE EnvHealth network

Round table of the LIFE KTE…

Posted 31-Oct-2018

On Friday 26th October a round table, intitled "The network of LIFE projects: LIFE KTE EnvHealth Network -...

Read more
GHOST project at ESCPB Conference

GHOST project at ESCPB Conference

Posted 31-Oct-2018

From 9th  to 12th September, the 31th Congress of the New European Society for Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry...

Read more
Bins to dispose obsolete fishing waste have been finally established in Venice

Bins to dispose obsolete fishing waste…

Posted 24-Jul-2018

The GHOST team is really excited to announce that recently (June 2018) the Municipality of Venice approved its...

Read more
Marine litter: several dissemination activities carried out by the GHOST team

Marine litter: several dissemination activities carried…

Posted 02-May-2018

Weeks full of events for the students! Between March and April, the GHOST team realized dissemination activities specifically...

Read more
“Il mare addosso” Project: the creative recycling of fishing nets

“Il mare addosso” Project: the creative…

Posted 17-Apr-2018

On Friday, April 13, Nicoletta Nesto and Vanessa Moschino of the GHOST team held the last seminars of...

Read more
Dissemination activities of the GHOST project on going!

Dissemination activities of the GHOST project…

Posted 21-Dec-2017

On  December 20th, 2017, Dr Vanessa Moschino held a seminar on marine litter in Chioggia, at Palazzo Grassi...

Read more
Environment and health: innovative communication methods

Environment and health: innovative communication methods…

Posted 31-Oct-2017

The first edition of P.I.Sa. Festival 2017 (Pisa Innova Salute) was held at the Le Benedectine Congress Center...

Read more
GHOST project at the ERSA Conference

GHOST project at the ERSA Conference

Posted 13-Sep-2017

From 29th August to 1st September, the 57th Congress of the European Regional Science Association (ERSA) titled “Social...

Read more


November 2018
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30