Municipality of Almyros

Priority Axis


Specific Objective Sustainable Territories
Country Greece
Organization/ Entity Municipality of Almyros
First Name Dimitrios
Last Name Eseridis
Address Vas. Kon/nou 117, Almyros, Greece
Contact Phone 0030 2422350204
Project idea title Meteorite Impact Craters Studying and Conservation
Specific problem to be addressed In the region of Almiros- Thessaly- Greece, there are located two small lakes called "Zerelia" in the middle of an agricultural territory. Τhe first time that impact meteorite craters have been recognized in Greece is the one of Lagios et. al research, Athens 2010. Two circular permanent lakes of 150 and 250m in diameter and both 6 to 8m depth, occur 250m apart from each other. In this area there is a building erecting, designed for being an environmental studying center and a small natural history museum. This building has to be filled with technical equipment and to be established as an international research center.
Main project activities planned - Visit similar actions for good practices exchange; - Researchers staying for studying the lakes; - Natural history museum implementation; - Lakes, flora and fauna biodiversity conservation.
Expected outputs and results - Exchange good practices on creating a natural history museum and on biodiversity conservation of very sensitive and unique environments; - A natural history museum consisting of a studying area and an exhibition hall exposing natural materials such as local mineral stones and specimens of flora and fauna; - Workshops on biodiversity for local and foreign students.
State you area of expertise/ interest - Innovative bioclimatic designing of public areas; - Water management; - Waste water management; - Biodiversity conservation essays.