Seminar for caretakers of important bird areas
Andros LIFE project and the Ornithological Society organize a seminar for caretakers of important bird areas.
The seminar will take place at Gavrio primary school during the weekend 17-19 February 2017.
Everybody is welcome!
Wildfires in Andros
During the last two months there have been many wildfires in the island. Considering the season (late autumn), many speculate that at least some of them are related to the questionable practice of vegetation regulation by stock breeders.
In order to address this serious issue, which threatens the well-being of the protected areas of Andros, […]
Project Life review conference
The review conference for Project Life, which is realized by the Municipality of Andros with the contribution of the LIFE financial instrument of the European Union and co-funded by the Green Fund, took place on Monday, the 26th of September, with the participation of ten scientists -speakers.
The conference, titled “Andros’ environmental protection and sustainable […]
Andros wildlife is revealed in Chora
Residents and visitors of Chora will have the opportunity to get acquainted with Andros’s nature and wildlife through LIFE ANDROS exhibition in Empeirikio Gymnasio.
The Municipality of Andros, that realizes the program with the contribution of the LIFE financial instrument of the European Union, in an effort to make LIFE project widely known, organizes […]
Expedition in Andros for the island’s bats
A joint expedition between the Museum of Natural History of Crete (from Crete University) and Greena Ecological Consultancy (H.B.) took place during the second week of June 2016 in Andros with the objective to study the bats that live on the island.
Fifteen researchers participated in the mission, both professionals and volunteers (two Greeks and […]
Life project’s boat participated in the seabed cleaning for the port of Batsi, which was organized by the Port Authorities of Andros and was concluded on Sunday the 12th of June. Life project’s boat participated in the cleaning after the request of the port authorities and these activities were part of the wider actions of […]
Operation against illegal fishing
Life Andros project, which is realized by the Municipality of Andros with the contribution of the LIFE financial instrument of the European Union, has a series of actions for the surveillance of protected areas of Andros island. As part of these actions, the project’s boat and team members participated in an overnight operation with Andros […]
Joint Action of Life projects for the Eleonora’s falcon
Life project Andros (ANDROSSPA), which is realized by the Municipality of Andros with the contribution of the LIFE financial instrument of the European Union, realized in 14-17 of April 2016, a joint action with Life project ElClima. In particular, the Andros Life project’s boat “Kalypso” visited the islets of Andros and the Small Cyclades islet […]
As part ofthe promotional programforLife Andros (ANDROSSPA), which is realized with the contribution of the LIFE financial instrument of the European Union, on Saturday the 9th of April, the project was presented in the lecture hall of Andros’ Society “To Korthion” at 19 Digeni Akrita street in Athens. The presentation was attended by members of […]
First aid to injured swan
Life Andros team provided first aid to an injured swan in the wetland of Paraporti, after being notified by two of the project’s friends and the President of the Culture Public Entity of Andros Municipality, Mrs. Athena Tsatsomoirou.
On Tuesday, the 22nd of March, Life’s team was notified about the appearance of an injured swan […]