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Our beloved volcano is the hub of different initiatives with environmental aims, involving different public and private institutions.

One of the latest events, with a great success, happened on the 24th of November in 2014, it was the second edition of “Meglio Parco che Sporco” that means “Better Park than Dirty”.

More than one thousand people came to clean several areas of the natural Park from rubbish, and at the same to educate people to respect and civic education towards this territory inscribed in the World Heritage List.

The Regional Province joined with three police patrols and Publiservizi with several workers and vehicles, 16 municipalities of the Park, more than 50 environmentalist  and volunteer associations, Confambiente with the disposal companies and the specific means of transportation to collect special wastes, Marines from Sigonella, the Lions, different schools and many scouts but also many common citizens.

Some data about the disposal report: 5 sites improved from asbestos, 3 tons of  tyres together with a jalopy, 5 tons of rubbish collected between Adrano and Bronte, 500 garbage bags collected from different associations in all the clean sites.

Taken from http://www.parcoetna.it/