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New scientific publication on the knowledge and attitude of…

In the context of #zeroplastic, an awareness raising campaign against pollution from plastics and microplastics in the Greek seas, the knowledge and attitude of the Greek public towards marine plastic pollution and the EU Single-Use Plastics Directive were investigated by interpreting the results of a questionnaire.

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Strengthening Angel Shark Conservation in the Southern Aegean Sea…

The three angel shark species found in the Mediterranean and Greece, the sawback angelshark (Squatina aculeata), the smoothback angelshark (Soculata), and the angeshark (Ssquatina) are classified as “Critically Endangered (CR)” in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Recent angel shark records in Cyclades and Dodecanese island groups indicate that the South Aegean region is very important for their Mediterranean populations.


Read more “Strengthening Angel Shark Conservation in the Southern Aegean Sea – Layman’s report”

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Approval for the implementation of iSea’s educational program regarding…

The educational activities implemented by iSea in all levels, of mainstream  and special education, acquired official  approval by the Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs

The educational activities aim to inform and raise awareness among students about the issue of marine plastic pollution and its impact, as well as to promote a zero-waste lifestyle.

Read more “Approval for the implementation of iSea’s educational program regarding aquatic litter by the Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs.”

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Approval for the implementation of «Become kookoonari: An experiential…

The program “Become kookoonari: An experiential program to create zero waste schools” has been approved by the Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs for its implementation in primary education.

The program aims to promote waste reduction through experiential workshops and educational activities for adults and children!

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Sharks and rays at extinction risk in the Mediterranean…

An international team of marine biologists published today a Letter entitled “Mediterranean sharks and rays need action” in the prestigious Science magazine. The article presents some food for thought for policy makers and the general public on a topical issue for the entire Mediterranean region: the fight against illegal unregulated and unreported fishing and the protection of sharks and rays at risk of extinction. Read more “Sharks and rays at extinction risk in the Mediterranean Sea”

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The “Fishing For Litter” project continues in 2021!

Following the successful course of the “Fishing For Litter” project, the A.C. Laskaridis Charitable Foundation and iSea announce its continuation for the year 2021 in all the ports where it has already been implemented (Alexandroupoli, Volos, Thessaloniki, and Kavala), as well as its expansion to the ports of Heraklion, Lesvos, Patra, Chania, and Chios. Read more “The “Fishing For Litter” project continues in 2021!”