Wild orchids of Iraklia
A small island, in the middle of the Cyclades, impresses every naturalist with the abundance of rare wild orchids that grow on field terraces, ravines and slopes.
Invasive species in Greece
Poisonous fish, voracious mammals, expansive plants from all corners of the globe, have invaded Greece for good, demonstrating a unique adaptability.
The red squirrel in Greece
The red squirrel, that charming champion of survival, plays a key role in various ways in all the mixed forests of the Greek mountains.
Nudibranchs - The jewels of greek seas
Shiny purple with yellow dots, deep blue with golden stripes, pink with orange lines, endless colours and designs in combination and beauty.
Wildlife in Athens
The vast urban space of Athens looks like the most unsuitable place for the presence of wild species of flora and fauna. However, appearances are deceiving.
The misunderstood Mediterranean moray
Treacherous, fearless, spiteful and cunning the Mediterranean moray is considered a dangerous underwater encounter. But regardless the myths about its fierce nature, its presence in a seabed is a sign of undisturbed ecological balance.
The Skyros Pony
It may not be, theoretically, included as a wild animal, but the admirable Skyros pony is a living treasure of the natural and cultural heritage of Greece.