Forging sustainability

NIPOGES - Current status of the Manila clam populations of the Ria de Aveiro, lagoon of Óbidos and estuaries of Tagus and Sado - scientific bases for a sustainable management of the resource
Coordinator - Paula Chainho
CESAM Responsible researcher - Rosa L. Freitas
Programme - MAR2020
Execution dates - 2018-01-01 - 2020-12-31 (36 Months)
Funding for CESAM - 36000 €
Total Funding - 450000 €
Proponent Institution - Universidade de Lisboa - Faculdade de Ciências
Participating Institutions
Universidade de Aveiro
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Universidade de Évora

The NIPOGES project focuses on the sustainable management of the manila clams by transferring knowledge from scientists to fishermen / catchers local communities depending on this species in the following locations: Ria de Aveiro, Lagoa de Óbidos, Tagus estuary and Sado estuary.

Members on this project
Francesca Coppola
Rosa L. Freitas
UA Coordinator

CESAM Funding: