Final programme and registration for the final conference of LIFE+ TRivers

[caption id="attachment_636" align="aligncenter" width="576"] The first session will be focused on the main outcomes of the project: LIFE+ TRivers.[/caption] The final conference of the LIFE+ TRivers project will take place in Barcelona May 3rd-4th. 'Advances and future perspectives towards an effective management of temporary rivers' will...

Networking meeting with LIFE Tritó Montseny project

[caption id="attachment_1279" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Trivers researchers Pilar Llorens, Jérôme Latron and Francesc Gallart, from IDAEA-CSIC, were at the meeting.[/caption] Members of the LIFE + Trivers project met last March 9th with researchers of LIFE Triton Montseny (LIFE15 NAT / ES / 000757), a project aimed to...

Save the date! Final conference of Trivers will be held 3-4 May in Barcelona

[caption id="attachment_1266" align="aligncenter" width="724"] On 3-4 May 2018, the final project meeting will be held in the Palau Robert of Barcelona.[/caption] Most of the river network in the Mediterranean Region is composed of temporary rivers and streams. However, tools for assessing their ecological status have been...

Citizen participation in the management of temporary rivers

On January 26, Casa de l’Aigua (Barcelona) held the fourth meeting for the European project called LIFE TRivers , which is coordinated by the UB. Several stakeholders and experts involved in temporary rivers –described as waterways that stop flowing on a regular basis and can even dry...

Countdown to the participation process on the protection of temporary rivers

The Catalan Water Agency (ACA) hosted last week a meeting of the TRivers project. The aim of the meeting was to plan the participation process that aims at gathering measures for the conservation and restoration of temporary rivers. Representatives from the University of Barcelona (UB), the Spanish National Research...

The 2017 Environment Prize of the Government of Catalonia to RiuNeT app

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Narcis Prat collected the Environment Prize of the Government of Catalonia for RiuNet in the category of best initiative.[/caption] RiuNeT, an app to evaluate the ecological status with the people's collaboration, conducted by the Research Group Freshwater Ecology and Management (FEM), led...

A day at the 3rd Science Festival to celebrate LIFE’s 25th anniversary

This year is the 25th anniversary of the European program LIFE, the EU's funding instrument for the environment and climate action and the development of policy and legislation in these areas. To celebrate this special date, researchers from the TRivers project participated in the 3rd Science Festival. See...