The results expected from the project are:
Providing sufficient scientific data for the assessment and further development of the surveillance of the conservation status of 20 Annex II & IV fauna species of Cyprus, which, at present is characterized as “unknown” or unfavorable.
Restoring connectivity and mitigating the impacts of land use change and climate change.
Improving the conservation status of the 20 selected species in Cyprus in terms of increasing their range area, population size, preferred habitat and future prospect.
Control the impacts of invasive species on 2 native targeted reptile species.
Raising awareness amongst site users and the general public for the targeted species. Raising awareness on specific population groups and users and training of conservation staff.
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Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment
ICOSTACY - LIFE09 NAT/CY/00247