Project RARITY

Project RARITY
EC Programme:
  Life+ Nature and Biodiversity

Project:  Eradicate invasive Louisiana red swamp and preserve native white clawed crayfish in FVG

Client:  Ente Tutela Pesca del Friuli Venezia Giulia – Udine UD

Duration:  From 1st September 2011 until 31st August 2014

Task:  Assistance to project coordination and administration

Website:  www.life-rarity.eu

Description:  Starter’s activity regards the assistance to the overall project coordination and to technical as well as administrative project management.
The project aims at contrasting the diffusion of an alien freshwater crayfish species (Procambarus clarkii) that threatens the native species (Austropotamobius pallipes) and is implemented by a partnership including, beside ETP, the Universities of Trieste and Florence, CNR-ISMAR, and the Italian health authority and research organization for animal health and food safety of North-east Italy.