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Information Event – Katharo plateau: Flora and Natural History

13 June 2019

The CIHEAM- Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania invites you to the information event entitled: " Katharo plateau: Flora and Natural History" which will take place at Mr. Yannis Siganos cafenion (Katharo Plateau – Lasithi) on Thursday, 13th of June 2019 at 19:30.


  • Pygmy Hippos and Minoan Herders: Life on the Katharo Plateau over the Eons. Mrs. Jennifer Moody – Archaeologist, researcher at the University of Texas (USA) and co-author of the book entitled: The Making of the Cretan Landscape.
  • The flora of Katharo - Mr. Steven Lenton, Amateur Botanist
  • Zelkova abelicea: the threatened, endemic tree of Crete – Mrs. Ilektra Remoundou, Agronomist CIHEAM-MAICh.

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