Marina Antonia Colangelo
Marina is a marine ecologist and senior researcher at the Department of Biological, Geological and Environmental Sciences (BiGeA) of the University of Bologna. Her research focuses on the ecology of meio and macrobenthic communities and their role in the subtidal and intertidal ecosystem of sandy coasts.
Articles By Marina Antonia Colangelo
LIFE MARINAPLAN PLUS Project: Sustainable marine and coastal seabed management
In June 2019, the research team of the LIFE MARINAPLAN PLUS project began operating the first-of-a-kind demonstration plant installation at the harbour entrance of Marina di Cervia (Italy). Fulfilling the project’s objective to apply at industrial scale a reliable technology for the sustainable management of sediment in marine infrastructures, this technology prevents harbour silting through the use of submerged devices called ‘ejectors’ installed on the seabed.