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Very important are the results of the meeting of the Committee of Sciences of the 41st General UNESCO Conference approving the program and the actions for the years 2022-2023, as well as initiatives in the field of science. In particular, in the context of the Meeting of the Committee on Science, were established the International Day for Geodiversity on October 6 each year and the new Open Science program, which concerns the removal of restrictions on the interconnection of scientific databases and free access to the data of scientific research around the world.

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The Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest invites you on Saturday 7 August 2021, at 20:30, at its outdoor amphitheatre for the presentation of the two book albums:

"Lesvos Island Unesco Global Geopark"

Publication of the Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest

& "The olive tree in Lesvos"

Publication of the Cultural Association

"Olive Island Lesvos"

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Saturday 24 July at 11.00 am.

Educational Activity “Young Paleontologists”

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The Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest in the framework of actions for people with vision impairment and mobility problems, participates in the ERASMUS + program "Geology for the Visually Impaired and Disabled”.

It is an important program that will include the design and implementtion of mobile educational applications aimed at acquainting people with visual impairments and mobility problems with our geological heritage and geosites found in UNESCO Global Geoparks.

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The Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest invites you to another weekend full of many activities for both young and old ones.

Saturday 17 July at 11 am.

Educational Activity “Petrified and present day plants of Lesvos”

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The Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest invites you to another weekend full of many activities for both young and old ones. The activities will be implemented in the facilities of the Museum in Sigri and in the open-air Plaka Petrified Forest Park.

Saturday 10 July at 11 am.

Educational Activity “Geologic Time Scale and the Lesvos Petrified Forest”

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The Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrfied Forest was awarded at the Landscape Awards 2021, the first Greek awards that highlight the contribution of landscape architecture in strengthening the links between nature, space and humans, for its interventions for the protection and promotion of the Lesvos Petrified Forest Park.