News Release: LIFE Natura2000Value Crete participated in a local festival organised by the Cultural Association of Skalani, on Saturday the 8th of April 2017

The project LIFE Natura2000Value Crete, in the context of the Action C.13 ("Public awareness raising activities: Participation in local festivals"), took part in a local festival organized by the Cultural Association of Skalani, entitled: “Legends & truths about Cretan animals & plants”, on Saturday the 8th of April 2017. Scientists from the University of Crete - Natural History Museum of Crete presented the Cretan biodiversity and its special features. After the presentation, the new documentary of the project depicting Natura 2000 (N2K) Network in Crete and the ecosystem services derived from the protected areas was shown. The attendants were provided with printed communication material of the project (posters, leaflets, informative guides on the ecosystem services of agroecosystems-mountainous & coastal areas within N2K Network in Crete, t-shirts). The event was brought to a conclusion with a discussion between the scientists and the participants.