Also this year, Cavallino Treporti conquests the prestigious ackowledgment issued from the FEE: the "Blue Flag" of the beach. Blue Flag means protected environment. Spend your holidays in full safety in Cavallino Treporti, the seaside resort of the Region Veneto to be awarded with the Blue Flag for its shore and sea-water quality, as well as for the high standard services it offers and for its awareness to environmental education.
Cavallino-Treporti receives this award for the first time in 2006 on the basis of a precise quality criteria, among which:
- the guarantee of clean sea-waters, thanks to the good functioning of purification plants and the absence of industrial or sewage discharges near the bathing areas;
- the drawing up of emergency plans to cope with pollution accidents and the keeping of the waters analysis at the disposal of the bodies in charge of the controls;
- the offer of a clean beach equipped with up-to-date sanitary facilities and facilitated entries for disabled persons;
- the promotion of the respect for environment with the protection of the green areas, the carrying out of cycle tracks and pedestrian zones, the differentiated waste collection.
The Blue Flag was founded in 1987 by FEE, a no profit organisation committed in environmental protection aiming at the evaluation of those areas where natural resources are protected.