Greek-American Students Clean up Attica Beach

Greek-American students on Saturday conducted an underwater and beach clean-up operation at a popular Saronida beach, southeast of Athens. According to the Athens-Macedonian News Agency,...

Motorbike, Radiators, Kitchen Sinks Dumped at Mykonos Beach (video)

A motorbike, radiators and kitchen sinks were among the debris recovered from the seabed at a beach in the Greek island of Mykonos by volunteers...

Lionfish Invades Crete for the First Time

The poisonous lionfish was located for the first time in the sea region of Agios Panteleimonas in Crete, Lassithi. The Cretan Aquarium of the...

Flamingos and Swans Found Dead in Xirolimni Lagoon

Approximately 200 birds mostly flamingos, coots and swans were found dead in Xirolimni lagoon, northeastern Greece. Members of the Nestos-Vistonida-Ismarida management body were informed...

Injured Caretta-Caretta Found in North-Western Greece

An injured caretta-caretta turtle was found on Monday in the straits of Kalama river, northwestern Greece. The injured loggerhead turtle was transferred to the Greek Sea...

‘Hellas Gold’ and Miners in ‘War’ with Greek Govt over Skouries Goldmine

Hellas Gold SA (part of Canadian Eldorado Gold Corp.) and the mining workers employed in the company's goldmines in Skouries, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece, appear...

4.2 Quake Hits Near Crete, No Damages Reported

The Euromediteranean Seismological Centre has reported that a 4.2 richter earthquake struck 98 kilometers south of Irakleio in the southern beach prefecture on Crete. The...

Bike Sharing System in Greek Municipalities

Bike-Sharing Systems are electronic, automated systems that offer short-term bike rental. The bikes are provided from special automated stations which are located in various...

More Snow Hits Central and Northern Greece, Closing Schools and Roads

Central and northern Greece have seen more snowfall on Tuesday. Authorities have reported that the specific areas of Ioannina and Volos experienced heavy snow...
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The Garden Movement Grows In Greece

All across Greece, municipalities have allotted land to local citizens with the purpose of increasing food security for the underprivileged, educating the younger generation,...

Campaign for Appliance Recycling

The Appliance Recycling launched its new TV spot on Sept. 4 trying to get Greeks, who often throw their rubbish in recycling bins, to...

Moderate Earthquake Jolts Kyllini

The Institute of Geodynamics in Athens has reported a light earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale on Monday at 7:55 am. The quake took place...

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