New educational material

After travelling around Ebre Territory during 2016 and 2017, the travelling exhibition about Ebre river and LIFE Migratoebre project faces 2018 new season travelling around Catalonia where it will be welcome at centers, museums and institutions that also have touristic visits from abroad. Therefore, a special translated guides have been prepared in English and Spanish, […]

Exhibition in Xerta

During Sant Martí de Xerta’s town fair LIFE Migratoebre exhibition has been scheduled at the Town Hall’s multipurpose room. The exhibition is open to all kind of public all day long, so people can visit it the moment they prefer. Good to mention that Xerta is where one of the main works in Ebre river […]

Fish ramp at Ascó

One of the most expected works to allow fish migration, Ebro’s ecological connectivity and also to allow kayak and canoe navigation is the ramp at Asco’s weir. Eventually last summer the works started, and in few days the final result could be foreseen.  It is expected to be operational by the ends of summer!

Travelling Exhibition at Riba-roja d’Ebre

During the local fair days at Riba-roja d’Ebre, from the 24th August to the 2nd Septembre 2017, the travelling exhibition about Ebro river and LIFE Migratoebre project was placed at the plenary room of Riba-roja town hall, where it enjoyed a very spacious room that allowed to show the exhibition with all its boards. It was […]

Exhibition at Sant Jaume d’Enveja

From the 7th, July to the 6th, August 2017, the travelling exhibition will be ready to visit at Francesc Balagué Bibliary, at Sant Jaume d’Enveja. During this Summer period there will also be eduactional and guided tours available, organized by Museu de les Terres de l’Ebre.

At Firebre in Benifallet

Last 1st and 2nd July took place Firebre in Benifallet, where  LIFE Migratoebre project was present with its fish mockups, educational materials and a small sample of the Exhibition about Ebre river and LIFE Migratoebre project. In an excepcional scenario such as the village’s old washing place, it had such a warm welcome from Firebre’s […]

Terres Catalunya Award

On the last 2nd of June, 2017 took place in Xerta the awards cerimony of the 1st Catalonian Touristic Film International Festival (Terres Catalunya Award). In this contest first edition, the promotional film of LIFE Migratoebre project received the first prize of the corporate communication section. Congratulations!. Felicitats!.

LIFE Miera II Seminar

On the 7th and 8th June 2017 we have attended the II Seminar organized by   Fundación Naturaleza y Hombre as LIFE Miera project Coordinating Beneficiary, with a lectures’ programme to learn about different studies, projects and actions related to the management and conservation of rivers, species and habitats, wich were very interesting. We have […]

Migratory fish marking and monitoring

During the month of May 2017 electric fishing has taken place in Ebre river to capture migratory fish, mark them with radio trasmitters and release them up-river. At the same time radio receivers have been strategically placed in the river, from Ascó to the mouth. These radio receivers will allow monitoring on these marked fishes […]

LIFE Programme 25th Anniversary

On the 19th May, 2017 LIFE Migratoebre project took part on the celebration day of the LIFE Programme 25th Anniversary at Deltebre. The results for some LIFE projects implemented at Ebre Delta as field of influence were reported and explained. The event closed with a debate round table.  

Travelling exhibition at La Ràpita

The travelling exhibition about Ebre and LIFE Migratoebre project will be at Museu de la Mar in Sant Carles de la Ràpita from the 19th of May to the 25th of June. We expect the visit of students of La Ràpita to learn, with educational activities, the struggle that migratory fish go through and the […]

WFMD 2017

On the 19th and 20th May, 2017 took place the World Fish Migration Day celebration with games, workshops, talks, fish releases  and exhibitions at Museu de la Mar at La Ràpita, at Sebes Reserve and Flix mander, at Deltebre’s Ecomuseu and at MónNatura Delta. Children have learnt about migratory fish, its life, the problems they […]

LIFE Migratoebre at II Catalunya Water Congress

On the 22 and 23, March, 2017, on behalf of the II Catalonia Water Congress (http://www.congresaiguacatalunya.com/), which took place at CosmoCaixa in Barcelona, we have submitted the objectives of LIFE Migratoebre project and the stage of the performed actions. Ecological connectivity in Ebre river to allow fish natural migration, viability study of the reproductive populations […]

European Comission visit

On the 21st and 22nd march 2017, European Comission visited us to see and value  LIFE MIGRATOEBRE project’s actions progress. European Comission representative has been able to visit the sites where the fish passes will be done in Ebre river (Flix dam and Ascó and Xerta’s weir), the travelling exhibition about Ebre and LIFE Migratoebre in […]

Exhibition at Móra d’Ebre

From Friday 10th March until Sunday, 2 of April, the travelling exhibition dedicated to the river and to LIFE Migratoebre project will be in the hall of the Theatre La Llanterna, in Móra d’Ebre. We expect the visit of the town schools, so students can better understand the problems their river is suffering and the […]

Visit to a navigation lock and fish pass in France

Last February 15th, 2017, a LIFE Migratoebre project group visited the facilities of the navigation lock, fish slope and pass that Roine river has in  Montelimar (France). With this visit they took examples and experiences of the running of this kind of fish passes and their applicability in Ebre river.

To understand Sturgeon’s life

From January 2017, the Ecomuseu of the Delta de l’Ebre natural Park has in its aquariums a new information boards about LIFE Migratoebre project and European Sturgeon. Taking advantatge of the presence of Siberian sturgeon Acipenser baerii in a big aquarium, these boards help visitors to know better about sturgeons’ life, their features and common […]

Advisory Scientific Board 3rd visit

On the 24th January 2017 took place the 3rd meeting of the LIFE Migratoebre Advisory Scientific Board, where the results of the works in actions A1  on s’han presentat els resultats dels treballs de les accions A1 (Identification of potential spawning areas for sturgeon, twaite shad and sea lamprey), D2 (Monitoring the target fish population of […]

Travelling exhibition in Flix

From the 12th to the 25th January 2017 the exhibition about Ebre river and LIFE Migratoebre project is at Ca Don Ventura hall in Flix.  A great welcome and expectation during its opening can foretell a good acceptance and general public attendance.  

European eels release in Ebre river

IRTA is studying the potential use of technologies for fish farming. Once ended a test with 1.200 eels, about 500 have been marked with PIT Tags and have been released in Ebre river to favour its populations and to track them through the new fish passes in Xerta and Ascó’s weirs with the sistems set up […]