Hydrographic District of the Northern Apennines
The third year of the educational project designed by the Serchio Basin Authority "Il fiume Serchio: to know it, to love it, to respect it" has been concluded. The project, aimed at promoting an environmental culture in children by illustrating the characteristics of the river Serchio, the operation of hydroelectric plants, the history of floods and of the protection works, the functioning of the Civil Protection during a a disastrous event and the characteristics of the fauna and flora of the river Serchio. It was carried out with the patronage of the Municipality of Lucca, and of the Banca del Monte di Lucca Foundation, which contributed to the publication of the educational material. This year the project, was able to involve 9 classes and almost 200 pupils of the primary schools of Lucca, including a workshop on the theme of prevention to reflect on the need to make adequate and sustainable territorial development choices.
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