Murcia - Climathon 2019

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Murcia traditional orchard has a serious problem in terms of waste management collection and valorisation. Currently, these wastes from agricultural activities (mainly organic and plastic) are not handled properly and are often burned. We need your help to find solutions to preserve this legacy.

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Murcia is the major city in south-eastern Spain, and the capital and most populous city of the autonomous community of the region (with the same name, Murcia). It is Spain’s seventh-largest city, with a population of 439,712 inhabitants (about one-third of the total population of the region). Murcia has a mild climate with hot summers, mild winters and relatively low rainfall. In global terms, the region’s climate can be described as ‘an eternal spring’. Murcia is a municipality of 890 km2 , at 43 metres above sea level, covering the city and 52 parishes in the surrounding 40 km. The region has 2,800 hours of sunshine each year, and the average rainfall in the Segura basin is one of the lowest in Spain (only 301 l/m2 ). The average temperature is 17.8 ºC. Yearly average relative humidity is 59% Irrigation uses the 85% of the 240 Hm3 consumed in the basin, whilst domestic, industrial and other uses represent only the 15% of the water consumption.

Find solutions to improve waste management in Murcia orchard

Murcia traditional orchard has a serious problem in terms of waste management collection and valorisation. Currently, these wastes from agricultural activities (mainly organic and plastic) are not handled properly and are often burned. We are waiting for your solutions.

How to improve waste management collection and valorisation in Murcia traditional orchard?

Murcia traditional orchard has a serious problem in terms of waste management collection and valorisation. Currently, these wastes from agricultural activities (mainly organic and plastic) are not handled properly and are often burned. We are waiting for your solutions.

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