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The research, which was presented on 2nd of February and watched by around thirty people through OpenULPGC, has been presented by the Chinese student Hanlin Xu, supervised by the directors of the University Institute of Sustainable Aquaculture and Marine Ecosystems (IU-ECOAQUA) of...

The B-CHARMED project (The Black Coral forests as unexplored Biodiversity Hotspots in the MAcaronesian Region: ecosysteM functions and sErvices analysed...

On 15 October, the third International Learning Event (ILE#3) of the European project CAPonLITTER took place, an open access webinar organised by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the entity leading this project in Croatia.   ...

Marisol Izquierdo, director of the IU-Ecoaqua, today inaugurated the LLACQUA19, is the 2019 Annual meeting of the Latin American & Caribbean Chapter of World Aqauaculture Society, held in San José, Costa Rica.

In his inaugural lecture entitled "Can aquaculture meet the demand...

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LIFE BAQUA will try to improve the quality of fish feed through the banana thallus

  • by admin - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 00:05

2/8/2017.- The LIFE BAQUA project, "Solutions through the new use for a waste of banana crop to develop products in aquaculture and plastics sector" (LIFE15 ENV/ES/000), which belongs to the subprogramme of Environment and Climate Action of the LIFE Program of the European Union, has as main objective to establish a new model of circular economy for the use of waste generated by the cultivation of plantain, specifically the pseudostem of the plant, talo or rolo.

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The Active Women's Association for the Society discusses the rental of holiday homes

  • by admin - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 00:04

28/7/2017.- The Literary Cabinet hosted last Tuesday the debate `Reflections on holiday rentals', organized by the Association of Active Women for Society (MAS). The event was attended by the Deputy Minister of Tourism of the Canary Islands Government, Cristobal de la Rosa Croissier, the author of the book Collaborative Economy, Jacques Bulchand, the Urbanism Professor Eduardo Cáceres, the tourism law researcher Inmaculada González, the President of the FEHT Las Palmas, José Mª Mañaricua and Javier Valentín (ASCAV).

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The GIA starts a project to search for genetic improvement of white shrimp

  • by admin - Sun, 11/26/2017 - 23:59

20/7/2017.- The University of Las Palmas of Gran Canaria (ULPGC) has agreed for 1.010.000 euros the transfer of innovative technology of genetic improvement for shrimp farming to the Ecuadorian company Biogemar SA The project, called MacMICOd.1, is led by the Aquaculture Research Group (GIA) of the IU-ECOAQUA and the ultimate goal is to improve the production of white prawns in terms of quality, growth and robustness.

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Firma del convenio de colaboración entre BIOGEMAR S.A y la ULPGC

  • by admin - Sun, 11/26/2017 - 23:51

7/7/2017.- The Rector of the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC), Rafael Robaina, and the Ecuadorian company Biotecnología y Genetica Marina SA (BIOGEMAR SA) have signed today an Agreement on Technological Development and Knowledge Transfer. The project, carried out by the Aquaculture Research Group (GIA) of the IU-ECOAQUA, is a proposal for the implementation of genetic improvement (GPI) in the production processes of the company.

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