News

AQUA-LIT countdown timeline
Our project is sadly coming to an end. However, after the release of our toolbox, we still have a couple of activities left. Check out AQUA-LIT's timeline of activities and achievements! 
Our last webinar from the series "transferability to other regions"
After having hosted one in Spanish and another in Portuguese, this time we are closing the series of webinar by having one in English opened to the general public.
Our toolbox and app are out!
The main outcome of our project is now available to the public. Go explore it!
AQUA-LIT resultados - PT & ES

¡Únete a nuestro webinar en Español sobre la utilización de la caja de herramientas para mejor manejo de la basura marina!  //  Participe no nosso webinar em Português sobre o uso da caixa de ferramentas virtuais para uma melhor gestão do lixo marinho!

How can policy makers take action?

Check our infographic with some of the recommendations addressed to policymakers, to respond to the gaps that are impeding better marine litter management from the aquaculture sector.  

Methodology for Identifying Marine Litter Sources workshop
AQUA-LIT attended through the IEO the “Methodology for Identifying Marine Litter Sources” workshop organized by the Spanish Ministry for Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge (MITERD). 
More deliverables are out!
With just one-quarter of the project ahead, we have now published the work developed in the first half of 2020.
AQUA-LIT at Marine Litter TAIEX-EPPA's workshop
AQUA-LIT was invited to participate in an online workshop on Managing Marine Litter to be held on September 29th-30th, 2020.
Barriers & Solutions to Tackle Marine Litter!
After assessing all the results obtained from our workshops in the Mediterranean Sea, Baltic Sea and the North Sea, we have for you the barriers faced by aquaculture stakeholders and the solutions proposed by them to overcome them!
Celebrating the Big Blue

Sir Arthur Charles Clarke once said: “How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean?”

By: Aleksandra Zivanovic

AQUA-LIT Gadgets find an alternative interesting use!

The recent state of pandemic forced the use of disposable personal protective equipment. If not disposed of properly, these items can be a threat to the environment. But you can still find your sustainable solution!

Thermaikos Gulf: successful seabed clean-up in Greece

Operations for seabed cleaning from aquaculture mussel nets started in May in Chalastra, Greece.