PLOCAN - iFADO - IES Garoé
This boat was built by students at IES Garoé, from Valverde, El Hierro island and the Special Education Center CIVITAS Association who painted the boat with traditional canary patterns in June 2021.
September 2021: Testing
The miniboat was being tested in September 2021. A launch is planned for the fall, around November of this year.
February 16, 2022: Ready for launch!
One more @aaifado and @miniboats action! @plocan will be responsible to launch the miniboat Canarias V prepared by local students (Asoc. CIVITAS)!
Good luck for this mission!!!@AtlanticArea @INTERREGTweets #MSFD #CitizenScience https://t.co/RxJCOypNP4
— iFADO (@AAiFADO) February 16, 2022
February 17, 2022: LaunchedView this post on InstagramView this post on Instagram
This is one of five miniboats to be built and launched in collaboration with the iFADO Project (Innovation in the Framework of the Atlantic Deep Ocean).