Working with the aquaculture sector to prevent marine litter from entering the sea


Together with other 33 projects, AQUA-LIT is featured by CORDIS' Synergy Info Pack to Restore Our Ocean and Waters, due the groundbreaking work supporting the development of the technical, social, governance innovation and business models needed to secure the restoration of aquatic ecosystems and the development of a sustainable, resilient and climate-neutral blue economy.
A Microplastics and Marine Litter session is being opened at EAS22!

Aquaculture Europe 2022 will take place between September 27-30 in Rimini, Italy under the theme “Innovative Solutions in a Changing World”, and the submission of abstracts is open now!

New open access paper published!
The holiday season is just starting and we already have a gift to share, an open access paper that came just out of the oven!


Aquaculture Europe 2021

Aquaculture Europe '21 "Oceans of Opportunity" is around the corner and we'll be there presenting our toolbox for managing Marine Litter in the Aquaculture sector.

Keep posted for more updates, or if you're planning on going, see you in Madeira! 

Sustainable Blue Economy: a systemic approach to tackle Marine Litter

On the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, EMFF hosted the final meeting with AQUA-LIT, Blue Net, Net Tag, marGnet and Ocean nets. And what better way to celebrate both things, than by having all coordinators being women! 

If you want to read how the event went visit:

Sealogy - Conference on Blue Economy

AQUA-LIT will present in the Marine Litter session its work carried out so far with the aquaculture sector, and will give a preview of the upcoming toolbox! 

If you are intrigued and would like to be of the first one's in checking it out, then don't miss this opportunity! 

Register at