EU Court Condemns Greece over Sea Turtles

The European Court condemned Greece for not providing adequate protection to endangered sea turtles of the caretta caretta species. More specifically, the court focused on a dump...

Thessaloniki Praised by Suddeutsche Zeitung

German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung refers to Thessaloniki's renovated waterfront, noting that the city's inhabitants are re-learning their city and falling in love with it...

SYRIZA Action on Controversial Coastline Bill

Main opposition party SYRIZA announced that it will host an event regarding the controversial coastline bill, with party leader Alexis Tsipras scheduled to deliver...

Endangered Orphan Brown Bear Cub Saved and Doing Well

An orphan brown bear cub, named Zoe, has shown bravery and won the battle for her life. Little Zoe, which was found last April wandering alone...

Mid-Summer Rainfall in Greece Today

We may be in the middle of the summer, but a shift in weather is expected today, with heavy rainfall and thunderstorms expected today...
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“Sifis” Crocodile Operation in Crete

The Development Organization of Crete has placed several traps in order to capture “Sifis”, the crocodile found in the region of Rethymno, on the Greek...

‘Sifis’ the Cretan Crocodile is a Facebook Hit

Every effort is being made to recapture alive and not kill the crocodile that has taken up residence in an artificial wetland in Rethymno...
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Crocodile Spotted on Crete Island

A two-meter long crocodile was spotted at the area of Potami Dam near the city of Rethymno, Greece, on the island of Crete. When...

Prespes Wetland in Northern Greece Receive Natura 2000 Award

The Wetlands Management Committee in northern Greece received the first European Natura 2000 Award on Friday, presented for exemplary collaboration in managing protected natural...

How Feral Cats Affect Lizards on Greek Islands

A team of researchers from universities in the U.S. and Greece has conducted a study on how feral cats affect the Aegean wall lizards living in...

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...

Kefalonia Earthquake Gives Birth to New Beaches

A seismology group from Athens University visited Kefalonia to record earthquake measurements after the recent earthquakes in the region. Initially it was observed that...

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