Measures to protect biodiversity in the Canal Gavet

Canal Gavet, on the left bank of the river Noguera Pallaresa in the Conca de Tremp, was built in 1923. As part of its Biodiversity Conservation Plan, Endesa, which owns the hydroelectric canal, has installed escape ramps to facilitate the exit of animals that accidentally fall in. The project was carried out with the Corps […]

Participation in the ‘International Conference on Ecology and Transportation’ in Utah

The biennial ‘International Conference on Ecology and Transportation’ (ICOET) was held on 14-18 May in Salt Lake City (Utah, USA). Carme Rosell, director of MINUARTIA, was invited to participate in the opening session. She encouraged cooperation between professionals in the transport sector, and the conservation of biodiversity to help in ‘harmonizing transportation and nature’; the […]