Zaindu ingurumena: Talks and conferences

This year the Flysch Trail wants to have a special impact on the care of the environment (zaindu ingurumena). We have organized a series of talks and conferences open to the general public. In addition, we have prepared a specific session for the students of the two Zumaia schools. This is the program:

APRIL 28: “GARBAGE IN THE SEA”

• When: Tuesday, April 28, 7:00 p.m.

• Theme: garbage in the sea. There will be a talk about the garbage we have acumulated in the sea and on the cliffs. How they are produced, their effects on marine flora and fauna, how they are collected …

• Where: at the Aita Mari cinema. Free entrance.

• Speakers:
Cristina Peña Rodríguez – UPV / EHU. Bachelor of Chemical Sciences and Doctor of Materials Engineering. Professor of the Material and Technology Research Group

Oihane Cabezas – Azti. PhD / DK Doctor in Sustainable Fishing Technologies Doctorate in the USA. AZTI researcher. Technical coordinator of Life lema and BLUENET projects of the European Union.

APRIL 29: “GARBAGE IN SPACE”

• When: April 29, Wednesday 11:00. (360 students).
April 29, Wednesday 7:00 p.m. For all citizens.

• Topic: garbage in space. How they are generated, the consequences, how they could be collected …

• Where: at the Aita Mari cinema. Free entrance.

• Speakers:
Antonio Jimenez Doctor of astrophysics. Titular astrophysicist of the Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands.
Roke Cepeda Arroita. Bilbao astrophysicist working at the astrophysics center in London.

APRIL 30: “GARBAGE IN THE SOIL AND IN THE MOUNT”

• When: April 30, Thursday at 7:00 p.m.

• Topic: garbage on the ground and in the bush. The talk will revolve around the garbage produced on the earth, specifically in the high mountain camps of Himalaya and Karakorum. Generation, effects on terrestrial flora and fauna, collections, etc. How they arise, consequences, how they can be collected …

• Where: at the Aita Mari cinema. Free entrance.

• Speakers:
Sebastian Alvaro. Director of the program “on the edge of the impossible”, mountaineer, adventurer, …

Juanjo San Sebastián, Juanito Oiarzabal, Josu Beriziartua and Amaia Aranzabal. Well-known mountaineers.