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'Baltic tellin' Queen of the fourth Belgian Big Seashell Survey

On Sunday 14 March 2021, the fourth edition of the Big Seashell Survey took place along the Belgian coast as part of the LifeWatch programme. This unique citizen science initiative has been organised every year since 2018 by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), EOS, Natuurpunt, the Province of West Flanders, the Strandwerkgroep, Kusterfgoed and th...

CEO at the Pefkoxori Primary School

Chalkidki, Greece, is one of the many tourist areas in Europe suffering from social distancing and isolation because of the Coronavirus pandemic. Pefkoxori is one of the many little towns in Chalkidki where schooling is pressing ahead despite the difficulties, with a mix of face-to-face and distance learning. A group of students at the Pefkoxori Pr...

LW ERIC Presentation at University of Cyprus

LifeWatch ERIC Chief Executive Officer, Christos Arvanitidis, gave an online presentation to the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Cyprus on 3 March 2021.  The Zoom session was recorded and provides a convenient overview of LifeWatch ERIC's mission, recent developments and what it offers to the scientific community st...

EcoLogicaMente

The EcoLogicaMente platform, developed by LifeWatch Italy in partnership with the Italian Society of Ecology (SItE) and University of Salento (UniSalento), is a web-based tool launched in 2021 to allow visitors to explore a broad range of issues in the field of ecology.  Primarily addressed to Italian school students and teachers, from Primar...

LifeWatch ERIC in support of AgroEcology

LifeWatch ERIC in support of AgroEcology Communities of Practice On 9 February 2021, LifeWatch ERIC Chief Technology Officer Juan Miguel González-Aranda participated as speaker and in the discussions at a workshop co-organized by ScienceDigital@UNGA75 and the European Research Area (ERA) Agenda 2021-2027 to present a vision for research and innova...