LIFE13 NAT/GR/000909 Conservation measures to assist the adaptation of Falco eleonorae* to climate change

The Eleonora’s Falcon (Falco eleonorae*) is one of the most important bird species in Greece as the country and particularly the islands of the Aegean Sea host >85% of its global breeding population. This project aims to facilitate Falco eleonorae adaptation to the ongoing and future climate change by the implementation of a series of conservation actions. The project objectives aim to the improvement of the species’ breeding performance and improvement of the species’ conservation status at its foraging areas both within its breeding and wintering range.


Antikythera Island

Read more  
Skyros Island and surrounding islets

Read more  
Tilos Island and surrounding islets

Read more  
Dionysades islands

Read more  
Mikres Cyclades

Read more  
Islets and rocks of Lemnos

Read more  
Karpathos and Saria islands and islets of Karpathian Sea

Read more  


Artificial nests on Dionysades Islands

Sat, 17/02/2018

Artificial nests were placed or constructed with natural materials on Dionysades Islands in early February by the project team. The nests are ready to welcome the […]

Creating the “refueling oasis” on Antikythera Island

Tue, 09/01/2018

During November and December, the largest and most important phase of the creation of the “refueling oasis for migratory passerines” was completed on Antikythera Island. The […]

Good news from Dionysades islands!

Thu, 21/12/2017

Prasonisi Island (meaning Green Island in greek) has turned to green again as there are no rats any more on it! During the last visit to […]

Kithira_Dimotiko_Potamou_1122017_Panoriou_ORNITHOLOGIKI (3)
Eleonora’s falcon visited schools on Kythira Island!

Thu, 14/12/2017

Within the framework of the project’s Environmental Education action, students of Kythera Island had the opportunity to learn about the great journey of the “pirate of […]