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Memorial Prof. Oliver Rackham

06 August 2018

 A Memorial Event for Professor Oliver Rackham (author of "The Making of the Cretan Landscape"), celebrating the 50th anniversary of his first encounter with the Cretan Landscape took place on Monday, August 6, at 5 o'clock in Omalos.

The event was organized mainly by the "Friends of Oliver Rackham" in collaboration with the Municipality of Platanias, the Forest Directorate of Chania, the Management Body of the Samaria National Park and the MAICh.

During the event an old, veteran Zelkova abelicea tree was dedicated to Prof. Rackham in honor of his memory and his contribution to the understanding of the CretanLandscape.







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