Environment

Ancient Greek Monuments Increasingly Threatened by Climate Change

Extreme weather events such as droughts and floods, exacerbated by climate change, are threatening ancient Greek monuments, scientists have warned.

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Environment

Storm Warning Issued for Mainland Greece Wednesday Afternoon

More intense rain, thunder and hail is expected to hit Athens and other areas of the mainland for a second day today.

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Environment

Bid to Create Greece’s First Smoke-Free Beach

The new initiative is part of the Sea Change Greek Islands project, which aims to eliminate and prevent marine pollution.

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Environment

Marine Protection Group Removes Two Tons of Ghost Nets from Greek Seabed

The removal of abandoned and lost fishing nets from the seabed will benefit many animals living in the area, including protected species.

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Ecotourism

Donoussa Becomes First Greek Island to Ban Single-Use Plastics

It is hoped that the initiative will be emulated by many other islands, helping put Greek tourism on a more sustainable footing.

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CULTURE & LIFESTYLE

Glamp On: Lesvos to Get Luxury Camping Ground

The proposed luxury campsite in the island of the northern Aegean will be one of the first created in Greece, perhaps becoming a model for imitators.

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Environment

MOm Knows Best: Nonprofit Rehabilitating Lost Seal Pup

Kostis, a monk seal pup found abandoned in the Cyclades would have almost certainly died had a fisherman not alerted the conservation organization MOm.

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Environment

In Pictures: The First Snows of the Winter Arrive in Greece

The first winter snows blanketed the highlands of central and northern Greece this weekend, transforming them into winter wonderlands.

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