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12 October 2018

CARE-MEDIFLORA at the 9th HELECOS, Crete, 4-7 October 2018

The CARE-MEDIFLORA team in Crete participated in the 9th Panhellenic Ecology Conference (HELECOS) which took place in Heraklion, Crete, from 4-7 October 2018. The conference is organised every 2 years by the Hellenic Ecological Society. A poster presentation was made with the CARE-MEDIFLORA conservation actions that have been implemented in Crete.

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12 October 2018

CARE-MEDIFLORA at the “Cyprus Agricultural and Garden Exhibition”, 5-7 October 2018

The Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment of Cyprus participated in the “Cyprus Agricultural and Garden Exhibition”. The exhibition was organized at the International Fair Grounds in Nicosia between the 5th and 7th of October 2018.

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12 October 2018

CARE-MEDIFLORA team meet in Sardinia, 24-27 September 2018

The project team met in Sardinia from 24 to 27 September 2018. This was the last project meeting and joint field trip, hosted by Hortus Botanicus Karalitanus, University of Cagliari, at the “Parco Donnortei” (Fonni), following those on the other project islands (Corsica, Cyprus, Sicily, Crete and Balearic Islands) where CARE-MEDIFLORA partners had the opportunity to share their experiences and knowledge on the in situ and ex situ conservation actions taking place on each island.

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30 August 2018

Translocation of Rhamnus persicifolia, Sardinia

The CARE-MEDIFLORA team in Sardinia (Hortus Botanicus Karalitanus, HBK partner) carried out an in situ conservation action for the small tree Rhamnus persicifolia, an endemic and endangered species of the central-eastern Sardinia (Italy).

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21 August 2018

In situ conservation action and monitoring for Ononis zschackei at Escorca, Majorca

Ononis zschackei is a narrow endemic plant of Mallorca. It is found in small populations in central zones of the Tramuntana mountain range.

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Mediterranean Plant Specialist Group (IUCN/SSC) Sóller Botanical Garden Foundation, Balearic Islands Office of the Environment of Corsica - National Botanical Academy of Corsica Hortus Botanicus Karalitanus, Sardinia University of Catania, Sicily Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania, Crete Agricultural Research Institute, Cyprus Department of Forests, Cyprus