PILOT COMMUNITIES SELECTED FOR DEMONSTRATION PROJECTS

Next are named the schemes were the pilot projects(under ction B.2) will be held:

SCHEME OF A MALATA (before A Freiría):
Villages of A Malata, Ribela, Balbís, Vilar, Pozo, Pociñas, Ferrás, Voducedo Grande and Vorducedo Pequeño located in the parish of Vizoño.
Total population served: 172 people (134 registered inhabitants)

SCHEME OF BORDEL:
Villages of Bordel located in the parish of Sarandós.
Total population served: 119 people (79 registered inhabitants)

SCHEME OF PRADO DA FONTE:
Villages of Bordelle located in the parish of Sarandós.
Total population served: 22 people (8 registered inhabitants)

SAMPLING FOR DETERMINATION OF CRYPTOSPORIDIUM AND GIARDIA

Toma de muestras en la traída de Bordel

Toma de muestras en la traída de Bordel

The Department of Health in collaboration with the University of Santiago de Compostela has begun the work of sampling for the determination of Cryptosporidium and Giardia parasites.

The aim of the study was to determine the presence of oocysts and Giardia cysts and Cryptosporidium in the water for human consumption, in order to assess the risk of cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis.

START OF COMMUNITY MEETINGS OF THE SUSTAINABILITY PLANS

After a first contact in A Freiría on 26 June and after visiting Tomino, on Thursday will begin the round of meetings of the Sustainability Plans.

The initial schedule is as follows:

  • September 10, 2015: scheme of Bordel
  • September 15, 2015: schemes of Ferrás, Vorducedo Grande Eleven and Five
  • September 17, 2015: scheme of A Freiría
  • September 24, 2015: schemes of O Monte, San Paio and O Vierio

In these meetings are convened all users of each of the schemes. Depending on the local response (signed commitments), the council shall select the schemes that will be the pilot of action B2.

In the following LINK you can download the compromise document, which will be delivered to users in those meetings.

VISIT TO TOMIÑO (COXAPO)

VISITA A TOMIÑO

On Saturday August 22, fifty neighbors of Abegondo visited Tomiño and Tui to learn the experiences carried out by the General Community of Aguas de Galicia (COXAPO).

This association has been working in the last 10 years to improve the private water’ schemes of Pontevedra. His experience is a great example of measures that could be implemented in Abegondo schemes.