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Species of December 2018

  Name: Mastic Tree – Schinia Scientific Name: Pistacia lentiscus Family: Anacardiaceae     Description It is an evergreen resinous shrub that can reach up to 4m and has dark green leaves and trunk covered with light brown bark. The flowers of the plant are brown-green [1,3]. Spreading This plant has a wide ...

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Species of November 2018

  Name: Griffon Vulture Scientific Name: Gyps fulvus Family: Accipitridae     Description The Griffon Vulture, as it is called, is the largest bird in our country at about 1 meter in length and opening wings about two and a half meters. Its plumage has a light brown color, while the edges ...

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Species of October 2018

Name: Cedra Scientific Name: Cedrus brevifolia Family: Pinaceae   Description The cedar of Cyprus is characterized as an evergreen resin tree that can reach up to 30m in height. Consists of small greenish-needle leaves and brown and red male and female cones respectively. Spreading Its natural spreading area is confined to the wider ...

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Βράβευση Σχολική Χρονιά 2017-2018

Το Κυπριακό Κέντρο Περιβαλλοντικής Έρευνας και Εκπαίδευσης ΚΥΚΠΕΕ της Ιεράς Μητροπόλεως Λεμεσού απονέμει για τέταρτη συνεχή χρονιά το «Μαθητικό Βραβείο ΚΥΚΠΕΕ για το Περιβάλλον» για τη σχολική χρονιά 2017 – 2018. Το βραβείο απονέμεται σε μαθητές/τριες της Γ΄ Λυκείου με άριστο ήθος και επίδοση οι οποίοι/ες επέδειξαν τη μεγαλύτερη δράση ...

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2nd Pancyprian Student Conference “Young Researchers for the Environment”

  The Cyprus Center for Environmental Research and Education (CY.C.E.R.E) of the Holy Metropolis of Limassol organizes the 2nd Pancyprian Student Primary Education Conference “Young Researchers for the Environment”. The conference is also supported by the following partners: • Research Team of Environmental Education of the University of Cyprus • ...

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The species of December 2017

Name: Cyprus cyclamen Scientific name: Cyclamen cyprium Family: Primulaceae     Description A perennial, tubular herb of approximately 7-15 cm of height. The leaves are indivisible, heart-shaped, and fleshy, with a long stem and dentate edges with deep purple color on their lower surface. Its flowers are scente, single-pointed, with ...

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The species of November 2017

  Name: Egyptian fruit bat Scientific name: Rousettus aegyptiacus Family: Pteropodidae         Description The largest bat species and only the only flying mammal in Cyprus. It is quite small compared to some of its relatives. Its wingspan averages 60 cm and body length around 15 cm (6 in). Its weight ...

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The species of February 2018

Common Name: Thorny burnet, Pricky Burnet, Brushwood Scientific Name: Sarcopoterium spinosum Family: Rosaceae   Description It is a low perennial shrub of about 40 cm high, which grows in areas with low altitude as well as in areas with high altitudes over 1000 m. [1, 2]. It consists of a ...

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