Island wetlands: 14,000 reasons for action

Island wetlands: 14,000 reasons for action

Coastal Wetlands of Oristano, Sardinia, Italy. Photo: © MedWet/C. Amico Island wetlands: 14,000 reasons for action Since 2017, a coalition of conservation bodies – ‘MedIsWet’ – have been on a mission. It’s their aim to raise awareness of the particular importance of...
The drones of Oristano

The drones of Oristano

A drone in the Oristano coastal wetlands (Sardinia, Italy). Photo: © MedWet/ C. Amico The drones of Oristano The drone hums, takes off slowly, scattering dust and small stones. It hovers for a few moments as if to weigh up the flying conditions, then it shoots...
Saving the Salina

Saving the Salina

Ulcinj Salina (Montenegro). Photo: © MedWet/ C. Amico Saving the Salina  Do you know what connects an artisanal table condiment, 250 species of birds, and a Balkan state’s application to join the European Union? Not many people would respond ‘an artificial wetland’,...