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The second stage of archaeological ‪excavation‬ at "Pizzo Monaco" (‪Custonaci‬) finished.

Here are some photos of the second round of ‪‎excavation‬ in ‪‎Pizzo Monaco‬ (‪‎Custonaci‬-‪‎Trapani‬). Thanks again to all the volunteers who helped us in various ways in this campaign!

Visits of the archaeological excavation from Pizzo Monaco (Sicily)

Yesterday, in Pizzo Monaco, we received the visit of Rossella Giglio (Chief Soprintendenza of Trapani)’

The first stage of archaeological ‪excavation‬ at "Pizzo Monaco" (‪Custonaci‬) finished.

It concludes the first turn of the archaeological excavation in Pizzo Monaco (Custonaci). Thanks to all participants!

The Association SiciliaAntica visits the archaeological excavation at Pizzo Monaco

Last Thursday we received the visit of the association "SiciliAntica Castellammare del Golfo" at Pizzo Monaco (Custonaci-Trapani)

Starts the III Archaeological excavation campaign in Pizzo Monaco (Sicily)

Starts the III Archaeological excavation campaign in Pizzo Monaco (Custonaci-Trapani), with many volunteers and lots of sun!. We will kepp you informed. 

UNIPD obtained funding from Capiro Foundation for educational activities

In the field of educational activities within MEMOLA project, UNIPD recently obtained funding within the Attivamente program from Cariparo Foundation. The project proposed is "Landscapes of water and archeology of knowledge and digital communication" and regards the creation of innovative educational activities for kids from 5 different primary schools from Padua

Hydrological characterization of Barjas traditional irrigation channel (Cáñar)

The University of Cordoba repited the measurements of flow and bed channel properties over Barjas traditional irrigation system to continue with the development of the circulation model implemented in the channel.

UNIPD visited the Radio Cooperativa of Padova

The University of Padova visited the Radio Cooperativa of Padua. Alexandra Chavarria and other MEMOLA project researchers discussed the impact of the study of cultural landscapes between the the Community of the Euganean Hills, in particular among students of the IIS Euganeo from Este, which UNIPD carries out various educational activities.

M. Quarena won the award of the "Assoc. of Regional Directors of Veneto"

Maickol Quarena (‪UNIPD‬) won the award of the Association of Regional Directors of ‪Veneto‬ for his master's thesis on ‪historical‬ ‪‎landscapes‬ of Baone , Calaone and Valle San Giorgio, followed by prof . Brogiolo within ‪MEMOLA‬ Project. Congratulations Maickol!!

MEMOLA publishes the e-book "La Alpujarra. Cultural Landscape"

MEMOLA project publishes today the e-book "La Alpujarra Paisaje Cultural" (La Alpujarra Cultural Landscape)

This education digital resource has been put together by Maurizio Toscano (Eachtra Archaeological Projects Ltd) and Lara Delgado (University of Granada), with the collaboration of several researchers and illustrators belonging to other institutions. For additional information read

It is freely available on the iBooks Store (400MB - download over Wi-Fi).

The .ibooks format, at the moment, is compatible only with iOS and OS X platforms (iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Mac).  We decided to use this format over the cross-platform .epub because it offers wider possibilities for content and widgets and a richer experience for the users, anyway we do not exclude to publish in the future a reduced version in EPUB format for not compatible devices.