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Pilot Plant view

PAF Pilot Plant by Università Politecnica delle Marche

UNIVPM, Bloowater partner, designed and implemented an innovative pilot to validate new technologies for water supply

Bloowater project on RAI News 24

An interview with Maria Sighicelli (ENEA, Italy), project coordinator of Bloowater at Futuro24 Ambiente a program broadcast on RaiNews24 Italian channel.

Interview to Maria Sighicelli (ENEA, Bloowater project coordinator)

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World Water Day 2021

On 22 March 2021, World Water Day by United Nation is a virtual event to celebrate water and raise awareness of the global water crisis.

This year the theme of World Water Day 2021 is valuing water.

What does water mean to you? 

Lern more about this very important topic  here 


Algal blooming in Lake Albano  on February 2021

Sampling in Lake Albano

During one of the last water samplings in Lake Albano, the researchers working on the bloowater project were able to directly observe a copious flowering of Plankthotrix rubescens.

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Bloowater event Save the date

Bloowater project to be presented at a workshop on Lake Albano (Italy)

The workshop will be held on line on 10 December 2020 at 17.15 (GMT +1). The Bloowater project will be presented at a workshop concerning the threats and problems that lakes Albano and Nemi (Italy) are facing nowadays.

Bloowater Alban Lake

Bloowater researchers back on the field

With winter season approaching, the Bloowater sampling campaign starts again in lake Albano (Italy). The ENEA researchers will now be engaged in collecting samples during all the winter period and until early spring. The sampling will now be accompanied by the acquisition of images taken by a drone, boosting monitoring and assessment capability of our researchers.