Previous event: 2019.11.14
The Center of Health Education and Disease Prevention organised the seminar “Issues of bathing water quality management in the municipality” for the administration leaders and representatives responsible for administration of beaches and bathing area from municipalities, which took place on 14 November 2019 in Trakai. Dr. Jūratė Karosienė gave a lecture about cyanobacteria toxicity and effect on human health. The information concerning recommendations of World Health Organisation, approaches of cyanobacteria monitoring in bathing waters in European countries and Lithuania was provided also. Participants answered the questionnaire about cyanobacteria blooms. 38 specialists attended the seminar. More information.
Natural Toxins: Environmental Fate and Safe Water Supply, 24-25 September 2020, online conference organized by the NaToxAq project consortium (https://natoxaq.ku.dk/). Website: https://www.recetox.muni.cz/en/about-us/events/natoxaq-conference-2020 During the conference the oral presentation entitled: “Tools to manage cyanobacteria agglomerations in freshwater ecosystems” was given. The project, it’s aims and achievements were presented.
The 8th progress meeting of the project management group took place in Anykščiai. The Polish partners were unable to attend this meeting due to the COVID-19. The communication event “Demonstration of algae harvesting in the River Šventoji”, logistics of collection of biomass of cyanobacteria and macroalgae and other relevant issues were discussed.
Communication event with stakeholders “Demonstration of algae harvesting in the River Šventoji” took place in Anykščiai on 12th of August 2020. Project objectives and activities were presented during this seminar. Also problems of water blooms, improvement of water quality and use of algal biomass as a green fertilizer were discussed together with partners from Poland. […]
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