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VOLUNTEER FOR THE SEA TURTLE PROJECTS IN 2022

VOLUNTEER FOR THE SEA TURTLE PROJECTS IN 2022

Have you thought about what you will do in the summer? The voluntary sea turtle field projects of ARCHELON have already been announced. This is a wonderful opportunity to live close to nature and help protect sea turtles. If you already have experience, you can apply for a Field Leader, the deadline is January 10, 2022! See more...

The protection of the loggerhead sea turtle nesting in Thines Kyparissias in 2021

The protection of the loggerhead sea turtle nesting in Thines Kyparissias in 2021

Thines Kyparissias (the Kyparissia sand dunes) is the Natura 2000 site with the highest number of loggerhead nests in Greece. The dedicated volunteers and field leaders, who carried out the monitoring and protection of the nests in this area, as well as in the rest of Kyparissia Bay, deserve a big thank you. Learn more about the ARCHELON report concerning the summer of 2021.

The 2021 Zakynthos report

The 2021 Zakynthos report

The report contains the preliminary number of nests, the conservation efforts and the observed short term and long term threats during the sea turtle nesting season of 2021 in Laganas Bay. A big thank you to the many dedicated volunteers and field leaders who made the monitoring and public awareness activities possible for one more year. Read more...

From Budapest directly to the Rescue Centre!

From Budapest directly to the Rescue Centre!

Twenty students, from grades 5, 6, 7 and 8 participated in this educational tour among other visits at places of special importance in Greece. We felt honored when we heard that they arrived to us directly from the airport!

A mini retreat- visit to an organic vineyard and farm

A mini retreat- visit to an organic vineyard and farm

This summer was another period of intensive effort, which brought the monitoring of the nesting of the loggerhead sea turtles in Greece to 38 consecutive years. We gathered together to celebrate the successful completion of the field projects of ARCHELON for 2021 at Kokotos estate in Attica.
 

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