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.
The European Commission has chosen the 15 finalists for this year’s LIFE Awards. A ceremony announcing the winners will take place on 2 June as […]
For the fourth consecutive year we have the unique privilege of follow Plagara’s autumn migration from Antikythera to far-off Madagascar. The Eleonora’s falcon strategy of autumn […]
The Layman’s report includes a brief presentation of the Eleonora’s falcon, the scope of the project, its actions and results. Layman’s report.
In autumn of 2019, before the end of the project, census of Eleonora’s falcon took place in most of the colonies in the project’s sites, as […]
LIFE03NAT/GR/000091 “Conservation measures for Falco eleonorae in Greece”