Since 1983, the primary objective of ARCHELON,
the Sea Turtle Protection Society of Greece has been to protect
the sea turtles and their habitats in Greece through monitoring
and research, developing and implementing management plans,
habitat restoration, raising public awareness and rehabilitating
sick and injured turtles.
|Joanne, what’s new at the Rescue Centre in November?|
Our volunteer at the Rescue Centre Joanne Stournara updates us on the events from 8-30 November 2014.
|Council of Europe urges Greece to stop plans to destroy Southern Kyparissia Bay|
The Standing Committee of the Bern Convention on the Conservation of European Wildlife and Natural Habitats adopted a Recommendation at its annual meeting last week, urging Greece to prevent habitat deterioration and ensure improved protection of Southern Kyparissia Bay. Indicative of the strong European reaction is the call for a permanent construction ban in the area.
|Joanne, what’s new at the Rescue Centre in October?|
Our volunteer at the Rescue Centre Joanne Stournara updates us on the events from 1 October- 7 November 2014