Project essentials

This project contributes to the conservation and protection of habitats belonging to the Natura 2000 network, set up under the Habitats Directive 92/43 / EEC.

The project

This project aims to reintroduce Ribbed Limpet within three target Ligurian Marine Protected Areas, where extinction causes have been eliminated and appropriate protection is assured.

Ribbed limpet

Ribbed Limpet, is a gastropod belonging to the family Patellidae. It is considered one of the main marine invertebrates at risk of extinction in the whole Mediterranean.

The consortium

The Consortium is  composed by experts in conservation, study and research, communication and dissemination, information technology and digital communication.

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An extraordinary sighting

A team of researchers  from the Distav Department of the University of Genoa has identified 8 specimens of Patella ferruginea, […]

I primi individui di Patella ferruginea sono stati posizionati con successo lungo le coste dell’AMP di Portofino.

I primi individui di Patella ferruginea, prelevati dall’Area marina Protetta (AMP)- di Tavolara-Punta Coda Cavallo, sono stati posizionati con successo […]

ReLife at Festival del Mare

May 12 2018: Relife attended the Festival del mare through the educational laboratory “thigh tight, clinging to the rocks”.

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