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In October 2013, the European Commission announced it would be carrying out a “fitness check” of the Nature Directives as part of its Regulatory Fitness and Performance (REFIT)...
  The President of a local hunting club in northern Greece acts in “exemplary” manner, by posting photographs of shot protected species of waterbirds on social media. A...
A Dalmatian pelican was found shot in the National Park of Evros Delta, on Sunday, January 10th. The Dalmatian pelican was found in the area of Kalavos by a joint patrol team of...
The most contemporary and up-to-date Identification Guide for the birds of Greece, Cyprus, Europe and the regions around the Mediterranean has just been released by the Hellenic...
The annual educational seminar of the IBA Caretaker Network was completed on November 14th-15th with the greatest participation ever, within the framework of the Life+...
Seventeen environmental organizations answer to the “rural myths’’ about a “scheme” for releasing wild animals in Greek nature. Although those myths...
Do you live close to or visit, one of the 204 Important Bird Areas of Greece (IBAs)? Do you care about this IBA and want to contribute to its conservation? Then here is your...
The Hellenic Rarities Committee, at its November 2014 meeting, decided to extend the committee membership for another five years.
  Do you live close to or visit, one of the 196 Important Bird Areas of Greece (IBAs)? Do you care about this IBA and want to contribute to its conservation? Then here is...
The Deputy Minister of Environment, Energy and Climate Change, Mr Nikolaos Tagaras, with an unjustified, unsubstantial and illegal decision decided to modify the boundaries of...
During a joint field expedition to Gyaros by the Hellenic Ornithological Society and WWF Greece, scientists discovered one of the most important colonies of Yelkouan shearwaters...
The period of applications for volunteers that wish to participate in the Antikythira Bird Observatory program for the autumn migration period has started! The program includes...

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