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The Environment Secretary delivers the Excellence Awards under the "Eco-freguesia, Freguesia limpa 2020" Program

The Environment Secretary delivers the Excellence Awards under the "Eco-freguesia, Freguesia limpa 2020" Program

May 13, 2021

The Regional Secretary for the Environment and Climate Change of the Regional Government of the Azores proceeded, this …

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Workshop – The Conservation of Endemic

Workshop – The Conservation of Endemic

May 7, 2021

Register and stay up to date with all the news about this workshop on: www.lifevidalia.eu/networking

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Historical Eruptions of the Azores - Submarine eruption of 1902, between the islands of São Jorge and Terceira

Historical Eruptions of the Azores - Submarine eruption of 1902, between the islands of São Jorge and Terceira

May 7, 2021

This submarine eruption occurred during the night of May 7 to 8, 1902, in the southwest of Terceira …

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Parque Escola Activity: Flora Açoriana

Parque Escola Activity: Flora Açoriana

May 4, 2021

Driven by the Flores Nature Park Ecoteca and available in the Parque Escola 2020/21 educational offer, “Flora Açoriana” …

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Volcanoes' House in the 2021 InAVation Awards nominations

Volcanoes' House in the 2021 InAVation Awards nominations

May 3, 2021

The Volcanoes' House exhibition is on the list of finalists for the InAVation Awards 2021, from InAVate Magazine, in …

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LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas

LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas

April 27, 2021

Both intervention areas here represented, TER3 and TER4, respectively, are both Eucalyptus forests. Both are considered areas of …

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Parque Escola Activity: The Coffee Legend

Parque Escola Activity: The Coffee Legend

April 27, 2021

The island of São Jorge has an extensive coastline, with steep cliffs, mainly on the north coast, which …

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LIFE VIDALIA | LIFE VIDALIA on Pico

LIFE VIDALIA | LIFE VIDALIA on Pico

April 23, 2021

Pico is the Project island with the most intervention areas: LIFE VIDALIA preserves seven populations of Azorina vidalii …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Operational team from Pico island

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Operational team from Pico island

April 23, 2021

Continuing with our monthly article, which the operational teams contracted by LIFE IP Azores Natura in all the …

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Azores celebrated World Earth Day planting trees on all islands

Azores celebrated World Earth Day planting trees on all islands

April 23, 2021

The Azores celebrated World Earth Day on Thursday with a large-scale plantation of endemic species, which took place …

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Alonso Miguel defines sustainable development as the “pillar” of government action

Alonso Miguel defines sustainable development as the “pillar” of government action

April 21, 2021

The Regional Secretary for the Environment and Climate Change, Alonso Miguel, defined today the sustainable development of the Azores …

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LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas

LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas

April 20, 2021

PIC_5_6_7_8 – Pico

The plots of this intervention area are coincident with the adjacent areas of Lagoa do …

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Parque Escola Activity: 𝘾𝙖𝙡𝙤𝙣𝙚𝙘𝙩𝙧𝙞𝙨 𝙗𝙤𝙧𝙚𝙖𝙡𝙞𝙨 are back!

Parque Escola Activity: 𝘾𝙖𝙡𝙤𝙣𝙚𝙘𝙩𝙧𝙞𝙨 𝙗𝙤𝙧𝙚𝙖𝙡𝙞𝙨 are back!

April 16, 2021

Towards the end of February, after having spent a season in the South Atlantic, the Calonectris borealis, …

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LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas

LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas

April 13, 2021

FLO3 – Flores – Lagoa Funda

The intervention area FLO3 is located in the Natural Reserve of Caldeira …

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Parque Escola Activity: Meet LIFE VIDALIA

Parque Escola Activity: Meet LIFE VIDALIA

April 7, 2021

LIFE VIDALIA (Valorization and Innovation Targeted at Azorina vidalii and Lotus azoricus in the Azorean Islands) is a …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Invasive plant species control in Ponta do Castelo, Santa Maria

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Invasive plant species control in Ponta do Castelo, Santa Maria

April 6, 2021

Within the scope of action C8.1 “Control and eradication of invasive alien species (IAS) of flora in terrestrial …

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LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas

LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas

April 6, 2021

This intervention area is located in the Natural Reserve of Serra de Santa Bárbara. The area is characterized …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Reinforcement planting of 𝙀𝙪𝙥𝙝𝙤𝙧𝙗𝙞𝙖 𝙎𝙩𝙮𝙜𝙞𝙖𝙣𝙖 subsp. 𝙨𝙖𝙣𝙩𝙖𝙢𝙖𝙧𝙞𝙖𝙚

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Reinforcement planting of 𝙀𝙪𝙥𝙝𝙤𝙧𝙗𝙞𝙖 𝙎𝙩𝙮𝙜𝙞𝙖𝙣𝙖 subsp. 𝙨𝙖𝙣𝙩𝙖𝙢𝙖𝙧𝙞𝙖𝙚

March 31, 2021

Within the frame of the LIFE IP AZORES NATURA project, and in collaboration of the team from the …

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School Park Activity: Discovering Water

School Park Activity: Discovering Water

March 30, 2021

Water is an essential resource for the existence of life on our planet. Despite being called “Blue Planet”, …

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LIFE BEETLES |  Intervention Areas

LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas

March 30, 2021

The intervention area PIC 2_3_4 is inserted on the Protected Area for Habitat or Species Management of Lagoa …

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LIFE BEETLES | Environmental awareness activities

LIFE BEETLES | Environmental awareness activities

March 29, 2021

Easter holidays have begun and we went on a "Easter Beetle Hunt"! This joint activity with Pico Nature …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA |  OP 5 – The 5 biggest terrestrial Special Areas for Conservation (SACs) in the Azores

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | OP 5 – The 5 biggest terrestrial Special Areas for Conservation (SACs) in the Azores

March 29, 2021

The Natura 2000 Network is a coherent ecological network, whose objective is the conservation of the biological and …

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10th Anniversary of the São Jorge Nature Park

10th Anniversary of the São Jorge Nature Park

March 28, 2021

The São Jorge Nature Park celebrates its 10th anniversary today, having been created by Regional Legislative Decree No. 10/2011 …

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LIFE VIDALIA | Our team

LIFE VIDALIA | Our team

March 26, 2021

Today we invite you to meet the LIFE VIDALIA operational team. The project focuses on the conservation of …

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LIFE BEETLES - Project Actions

LIFE BEETLES - Project Actions

March 25, 2021

Within the LIFE BEETLES project, several concrete actions will take place. Here we present a small synthesis of …

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March 32: Flores Nature Park 10th Anniversary

March 32: Flores Nature Park 10th Anniversary

March 23, 2021

The Flores Nature Park, that celebrates its 10th anniversary today, was created by Regional Legislative Decree No. 8/2011 …

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Regional Secretariat for the Environment and Climate Change marks World Water Day

Regional Secretariat for the Environment and Climate Change marks World Water Day

March 23, 2021

The Regional Secretary for the Environment and Climate Change, Alonso Miguel, visited yesterday, within the scope of World …

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LIFE BEETLES - Intervention Areas

LIFE BEETLES - Intervention Areas

March 23, 2021

The second intervention area of Flores Island, FLO2, is located in the Natural Reserve of Caldeira Funda and …

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Parque Aberto - April schedule

Parque Aberto - April schedule

March 22, 2021

April is the month to celebrate Easter, World Earth Day and National Day of Geological Heritage.

During this …

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Regional Secretariat for the Environment and Climate Change promotes intervention to control invasive species in Faial

Regional Secretariat for the Environment and Climate Change promotes intervention to control invasive species in Faial

March 19, 2021

The Regional Secretariat for the Environment and Climate Change, through the Regional Directorate for the Environment and Climate …

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LIFE BEETLES - Field Work

LIFE BEETLES - Field Work

March 18, 2021

We continue the concrete conservation actions, putting our hands to work in the field! Our operational assistants keep …

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Park School Activity: On the way to the Sete Cidades Tunnel

Park School Activity: On the way to the Sete Cidades Tunnel

March 18, 2021

As part of the project to upgrade the banks of Lagoa das Sete Cidades, Park's Shop plays an …

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Government of the Azores provides deposit system for non-reusable beverage packaging

Government of the Azores provides deposit system for non-reusable beverage packaging

March 17, 2021

The Regional Secretariat for the Environment and Climate Change of the Government of the Azores informs that it …

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LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas  - TER1 – Terceira – Lagoa do Pinheiro

LIFE BEETLES | Intervention Areas - TER1 – Terceira – Lagoa do Pinheiro

March 16, 2021

The TER1 area is located on the northeastern slope of Serra de Santa Bárbara Nature Reserve, in Lagoa …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Operational team on Faial Island

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Operational team on Faial Island

March 15, 2021

Today we travel to Faial Island to present our team of operational staff hired by the LIFE IP …

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Azores receive Green Destinations distinction in the “Communities & Culture” category

Azores receive Green Destinations distinction in the “Communities & Culture” category

March 12, 2021

The Azores reached today second place in the “Communities & Culture” category of Green Destinations.

The announcement was …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | 3rd LIFE IP AZORES NATURA monitoring visit

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | 3rd LIFE IP AZORES NATURA monitoring visit

March 12, 2021

Today, the third monitoring visit to the LIFE IP Azores Natura project ends on Terceira Island after, in …

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LIFE BEETLES | Project News - Monitoring Visit

LIFE BEETLES | Project News - Monitoring Visit

March 11, 2021

This week we received the second monitoring visit of the LIFE BEETLES Project. Monitoring visits consist of an …

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Conservation of nature and protection of biodiversity are priority aspects of the Government, defends Alonso Miguel

Conservation of nature and protection of biodiversity are priority aspects of the Government, defends Alonso Miguel

March 11, 2021

The Regional Secretary of the Environment and Climate Change defended today that “the conservation of nature and the …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | News about field work of  Biosfere Reserve of La Palma

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | News about field work of Biosfere Reserve of La Palma

March 10, 2021

The inappropriate use of endemic species of the Canaries as ornamental, distancing them from their place of origin …

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Corvo Nature Park - Ecoteca: The Azores Volcanoes

Corvo Nature Park - Ecoteca: The Azores Volcanoes

March 9, 2021

The archipelago of the Azores consists of nine islands and several islets, all of volcanic origin. In these, …

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LIFE BEETLES | Workshop – Nature through the Lens – Terceira Island

LIFE BEETLES | Workshop – Nature through the Lens – Terceira Island

March 9, 2021

A photography workshop took place on the 6th of March 2021, in some of the habitats of native …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA |   LIFE IP AZORES NATURA welcomes two new colleagues

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | LIFE IP AZORES NATURA welcomes two new colleagues

March 8, 2021

This month, the LIFE IP Azores Natura team of Regional Directorate for Maritime Affairs, is joined by the …

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LIFE VIDALIA | Project Actions – E2

LIFE VIDALIA | Project Actions – E2

March 6, 2021

Action E2 is the environmental education programme of the project and is part of the Environmental Awareness chapter …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Attempted field work on Vila Islet, Santa Maria

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Attempted field work on Vila Islet, Santa Maria

March 5, 2021

Within the frame of the LIFE IP AZORES NATURA project, the SPEA team travelled to Santa Maria with …

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LIFE BEETLES | Volunteering Action

LIFE BEETLES | Volunteering Action

March 4, 2021

On the past 3rd of March, the LIFE BEETLES project celebrated World Wildlife Day with the volunteering activity …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA |

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA |

March 1, 2021

Within the frame of the LIFE IP AZORES NATURA project, the propagation of endemic flora has begun on …

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Azores Seed Bank: Another step towards a better future

Azores Seed Bank: Another step towards a better future

Feb. 26, 2021

The Azores Seed Bank, whose main objective is the conservation of endemic and native species of the Archipelago, …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Presentation of the São Miguel operational team

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Presentation of the São Miguel operational team

Feb. 18, 2021

Today we present, once again, a team of LIFE IP Azores Natura operatives, this time in São Miguel …

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Deposit system for non-reusable beverage packaging in the Azores

Deposit system for non-reusable beverage packaging in the Azores

Feb. 4, 2021

The project is based on the acquisition of 25 reverse logistics equipment, destined for the deposit of non-reusable …

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Government of the Azores marks World Wetlands Day

Government of the Azores marks World Wetlands Day

Feb. 2, 2021

In 2021, World Wetlands Day highlights the water crisis that threatens people and our planet. The conservation of …

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LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Operacional team in Santa Maria Island

LIFE IP AZORES NATURA | Operacional team in Santa Maria Island

Jan. 26, 2021

Because the implementations of the conservation work in the field of the LIFE IP AZORES NATURA project is …

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Terceira Nature Park - Ecoteca: Let's roll up our sleeves!

Terceira Nature Park - Ecoteca: Let's roll up our sleeves!

Dec. 16, 2020

Segundo o estudo “Production, use, and fate of all plastics ever made”, efetuado em 2017 pelas universidades da …

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São Jorge fajãs distinguished at the 2020 National Landscape Award

São Jorge fajãs distinguished at the 2020 National Landscape Award

Dec. 10, 2020 read more
Cheese: a long and delicious journey

Cheese: a long and delicious journey

Nov. 25, 2020 read more
Waste Week with 75 awareness actions in all the islands of the Azores

Waste Week with 75 awareness actions in all the islands of the Azores

Nov. 21, 2020 read more
European Commission gives green light to project of 20 million euros for climate change in the Azores

European Commission gives green light to project of 20 million euros for climate change in the Azores

Nov. 20, 2020 read more
European Commission approves synthesis of nature conservation project for Santa Maria

European Commission approves synthesis of nature conservation project for Santa Maria

Nov. 10, 2020 read more
Webinar - Hortências e muito mais: espécies exóticas e invasoras nos Açores | 15 de outubro

Webinar - Hortências e muito mais: espécies exóticas e invasoras nos Açores | 15 de outubro

Oct. 15, 2020 read more
Plano de Ação da Reserva da Biosfera das Fajãs de São Jorge publicado hoje em Jornal Oficial

Plano de Ação da Reserva da Biosfera das Fajãs de São Jorge publicado hoje em Jornal Oficial

Oct. 8, 2020 read more
Plano de Ação da Reserva da Biosfera da ilha Graciosa publicado em Jornal Oficial

Plano de Ação da Reserva da Biosfera da ilha Graciosa publicado em Jornal Oficial

Oct. 7, 2020 read more
Candidaturas aos prémios “Espírito Verde” decorrem durante o mês de outubro

Candidaturas aos prémios “Espírito Verde” decorrem durante o mês de outubro

Oct. 2, 2020 read more
Governo dos Açores homenageia Equipa de Resgate da Montanha do Pico pela “disponibilidade e empenho que sempre tem demonstrado”

Governo dos Açores homenageia Equipa de Resgate da Montanha do Pico pela “disponibilidade e empenho que sempre tem demonstrado”

Oct. 2, 2020 read more
The Azores  recover 55,2% of the urban waste produced in the Region in 2019

The Azores recover 55,2% of the urban waste produced in the Region in 2019

Sept. 29, 2020 read more
Centro de Visitantes da Gruta das Torres passa a ser alimentado por painéis solares fotovoltaicos

Centro de Visitantes da Gruta das Torres passa a ser alimentado por painéis solares fotovoltaicos

Sept. 16, 2020 read more
Governo dos Açores reforça corpo de Vigilantes da Natureza e investe na conservação e fiscalização ambiental

Governo dos Açores reforça corpo de Vigilantes da Natureza e investe na conservação e fiscalização ambiental

Sept. 8, 2020 read more
O Centro de Interpretação da Serra de Santa Bárbara está de parabéns pelo seu 6.º aniversário!

O Centro de Interpretação da Serra de Santa Bárbara está de parabéns pelo seu 6.º aniversário!

Sept. 3, 2020 read more
Inscrições para a 11.ª Semana dos Resíduos dos Açores abertas até 13 de novembro

Inscrições para a 11.ª Semana dos Resíduos dos Açores abertas até 13 de novembro

Sept. 3, 2020 read more
Parque Natural de Santa Maria – O Centro de Interpretação Ambiental Dalberto Pombo está de parabéns pelo seu 11.º aniversário!

Parque Natural de Santa Maria – O Centro de Interpretação Ambiental Dalberto Pombo está de parabéns pelo seu 11.º aniversário!

Aug. 21, 2020 read more
Reforçadas condições de segurança no trilho de acesso à Caldeira de Santo Cristo, em S. Jorge

Reforçadas condições de segurança no trilho de acesso à Caldeira de Santo Cristo, em S. Jorge

Aug. 21, 2020 read more
Parque Natural de São Miguel – O Centro de Reabilitação de Aves Selvagens de São Miguel está de parabéns pelo seu 4.º aniversário!

Parque Natural de São Miguel – O Centro de Reabilitação de Aves Selvagens de São Miguel está de parabéns pelo seu 4.º aniversário!

Aug. 17, 2020 read more
Parque Natural do Faial – O Centro de Interpretação do Vulcão dos Capelinhos está de parabéns pelo seu 12.º aniversário!

Parque Natural do Faial – O Centro de Interpretação do Vulcão dos Capelinhos está de parabéns pelo seu 12.º aniversário!

Aug. 17, 2020 read more
Parque Natural de São Jorge – A Casa do Parque de São Jorge está de parabéns pelo seu 8.º aniversário!

Parque Natural de São Jorge – A Casa do Parque de São Jorge está de parabéns pelo seu 8.º aniversário!

Aug. 15, 2020 read more
Sistema de depósito de embalagens não reutilizáveis de bebidas com prémio por devolução

Sistema de depósito de embalagens não reutilizáveis de bebidas com prémio por devolução

Aug. 13, 2020 read more
Parque Natural do Pico - A Casa dos Vulcões celebra o seu primeiro aniversário!

Parque Natural do Pico - A Casa dos Vulcões celebra o seu primeiro aniversário!

July 9, 2020 read more
São Miguel Nature Park - 12th anniversary

São Miguel Nature Park - 12th anniversary

July 8, 2020 read more
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Programa Sofia Inspira – Iniciativa da ERP Portugal e Novo Verde

July 7, 2020 read more
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Furnas Research and Monitoring Centre - 9th Anniversary

July 1, 2020 read more
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