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Bees for Biodiversity

PROJECT: spreading the beekeeping. Diamo un contributo attivo alla diffusione dell’allevamento delle api mellifere divulgando la tipologia di “apicoltura familiare”: basso impiego di tecnologia e attrezzatura, ed elevata efficienza nel controllo di malattie e parassiti per mezzo di tecniche biologiche.   The sense of a backyard beekeeping L’apicoltura familiare, detta anche backyard beekeeping, non deve

27 Jun, 2016

Research Missions on the Mediterranean Basin

By means the Project Re.Mi.M.Ba. (Research Missions in the Mediterranean Basin) the naturalists of the WBA in more than one decade of investigations discovered and described more than one hundred species new to science in the Mediterranean area. A lot of them are already to be determined.   After the field investigations, a taxonomic study

20 Nov, 2015

Naturalistic expeditions in Central and South America

Since 2004 WBA, in the context of the Project B.R.C.S.A. (Biological Research in Central and South America), organized several expedions which allowed the discovering and studying di hundreds of species new to science.   The goal is to study and preserve biodiversity of these areas often threatened by anthropization. The activities are coordinated by three

20 Nov, 2015

Biodiversity Project

Biodiversity conservation on the Earth is related to the protection of rainforest, where live more than half of the 10 million species of the planet. Most of these species have not yet been discovered and described.   For the reason that the destruction of the rainforest, at the rate of 100000 sq km a year,

20 Nov, 2015

Project Woodincity

In 2005, WBA activated the Project Woodincity planting a wood of autochtonous arboreous and shrubby species near the locality Corte Molon, together with the Primary Schools G. Solinas and G. Uberti, inside the Adige North Park instituted by the Municipality of Verona.
The mixed wood is a perfect example of use of the biospace: the foliages,

21 Oct, 2015

Conservation by Education

The WBA offers to the teachers an innovative approach in treating the various aspects of biodiversity and organizes meetings and assemblies of students dedicated to nature conservation. Schools can also ask for direct intervention of WBA naturalists and didactic packages (documents, images and films) to be used for the naturalistic education of the students. The

21 Oct, 2015
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