APREH / INTERDISCIPLINARY AQUARIA FOR THE PROMOTION OF ENVIRONMENT AND HISTORY

Acronym: APREH
Title: INTERDISCIPLINARY AQUARIA FOR THE PROMOTION OF ENVIRONMENT AND HISTORY
Priority axis: 3. Improving the quality of life, protection of the environment and enhancement of Social and cultural cohesion
Specific Objective: 3.1: Promotion of social and cultural integration
Lead Partner: University of Salento
Partner 2: Province of Lecce
Partner 3: Municipality of Nardo
Partner 4: University of Patras
Partner 5: Municipality of Kefallinia
Budget: 1,145,025.00 €
Description:

The specific project aims at the creation of museums for the promotion of the marine environment and the cultural heritage.

The idea of the project is to prepare a show of archaeological remains with a reproduction of the relicts on the sea bottom covered and modified by the sea and its living organisms. The above objective will be achieved through the realization of: • A detailed collection of information on bottom habitats and historical relicts in the participating areas • Joint short scuba surveys to document actual situations, with the development of a GIS MAP • Scenes (DIORAMA) with the reproduction of an ancient ship-relict with all its cargo in position. • Aquarium • A Documentation Point where people can study (a LIBRARY), discuss and/or communicate (a small Conference Hall)

Project details:
Call No: 1st
Protocol No: 8595/13/11/2009
Signature date of the Contract: 03/02/2012
Subsidy Code: I1.31.14
Project website: null