Because education is important
Here is a list of some of the activities we have carried out
Mozambique - Ouvindo os recifes de coral debaixo d'água
A groups of panels about the soundscape on Mozambican tropical coral reefs are being exhibited at several locations in Mozambique. In patternship with Universidade Eduardo Mondlane.
BERRU | Culturgest: Transforming energy
Writing text to accompany the art installation BERRU | Culturgest collective: Transforming energy.
This also included the participation of Clara Amorim in the round table of the conference cycle Art, acoustics and oceans organized by Culturgest - Caixa Geral de Depósitos (Porto) in partnership with COAL and Vidéoformes.
Recorded conference: https://youtu.be/SBgs7ce6X_Y
Listening Underwater / Ouvindo debaixo de água - Public activities
We have promoted the activities «Listening Underwater / Ouvindo debaixo de água» and «As vozes dos peixes / Fish voices» on events like the Birdwatching Festival of Sagres and the European Researchers' Night.
AVG - Ouvindo debaixo d'água
Mini-exhibiton and sessions with the "scientists" in Vasco da Gama Aquarium to raise awareness of the importance of sound in the underwater world and the effects of anthropogenic noise. For that we tried to create a simple and appealing structure to add sounds to the visits at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium (website).
Le Son de la terre
Contribution of fish sound files (Lusitanian toadfish) to a podcast about acoustic communication in fish [broadcasted on Radio France Inter - link), and that were later included in the book Le Son de la terre ("The Sound of the Earth"), edited by Jerome Sueur.
Fluviário de Mora - “Sons dos Peixes”
Participation in the implementation of the permanent exhibition at Fluviário de Mora - "Fish Sounds" produced under the Sonicinvaders research project. The exhibition includes interactive panels with fish sounds and abiotic underwater sounds, which are commonly heard in freshwater environments.
More information in this link.
Variações Naturais Uma Viagem pelas Paisagens de Portugal
Contribution of fish sound files and participation in meetings to the exhibition 'Variações Naturais Uma Viagem pelas Paisagens de Portugal', Museu Nacional de História Natural e da Ciência, Lisbon (25 Nov 2020 to 31 Dec 2023). More information here.
Environmental education - Sagres
2017 - 2019
Several activities were done through the years in the Birdwatching Festival of Sagres.
General poster about soundscape and noise pollution can be downloaded here.