(2) Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Catania and INSTM
UdR Catania, Viale A.
The sea turtle care and rescue centre at the INSTM
receives between 20 and 30 sea turtles each year, which it cures and returns to the water, affirmed researcher at INSTM
Olfa Chaieb to TAP.
(2) Consorzio INSTM
, UdR "Materials and Corrosion", Firenze, Italy
(1) Department of Applied Science and Technology and INSTM
Unit of Torino-Politecnico, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, Politecnico di Torino, 10129 Turin, Italy
(1) Materials Engineering Center, UdR INSTM
, University of Perugia, 05100 Terni, Italy
(2) Department of Chemical Engineering Materials Environment and UdR INSTM
, University of Rome "La Sapienza"-Rome, Via Eudossiana, 18 00184 Rome, Italy
Concerning government draft decrees, the meeting adopted decrees related to the projects on the creation by the Directorate of Quality and Accreditation of two analytical and veterinary research laboratories within the National Institute of Sea Science and Technology (INSTM
) as well as an other government decree on the building of an upper dam in Oued Mellegue in the governorate of El Kef.
Nesting and hatching activity were observed over the beaches as part of the long-term monitoring undertaken by the Tunisian Sea Turtle Programme (TunSTP) since 1997 following a convention signed every year between the National Institute of Sea Sciences and Technologies (INSTM
), the Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (RAC/SPA), and the Agency of Protection and Management of the Littoral (APAL).
This work was undertaken with the aid of funds provided by National Institute of Sciences and Technologies of the Sea (INSTM
, Sfax Center).
(1) Department of Applied Science and Technology, Politecnico di Torino, INSTM
Reference Laboratory for Ceramics Engineering, Corso Duca Degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino (To), Italy
Feriel Sellem from the INSTM
for her technical support.