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MEP Richard Howitt Questions EU Commission on Cyprus Grass Snake

MEP Richard Howitt Questions EU Commission on Cyprus Grass Snake

December 10, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Cyprus Reptiles is pleased to announce that the Labour MEP, Richard Howitt, has stated that he shares our concerns about the Cyprus Grass Snake. Richard says in his letter ; ” I share your concerns over the extinction on this endangered species and I have written to Mr Papoulias. I will contact you again when […]

UKIP and Lib Dems act to help Save The Cyprus Grass Snake

UKIP and Lib Dems act to help Save The Cyprus Grass Snake

November 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

MEP’s from the UK, representing UKIP and the Liberal Democrats, have pledged active support for the campaign to save the Cyprus Grass Snake from extinction and set up a captive breeding program.   Both political parties will be writing to European Commissioner for the Environment, Janez Potocnik (janez.potocnik [at] ec.europa [dot] eu.) asking him for […]

Cyprus Greens Invited to Help Save The Cyprus Grass Snake

Cyprus Greens Invited to Help Save The Cyprus Grass Snake

November 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The conservation team which is working on the Campaign to Save the Cyprus Grass Snake from Extinction is very small. It consists of Snake George and Linda Crossley in Cyprus and the owner of the Cyprus Reptiles web site, John Mason, who is resident in the UK. The ConservationTeam has been so pleased to have the support of […]

Update – Campaign to Save the Cyprus Grass Snake from Extinction

Update – Campaign to Save the Cyprus Grass Snake from Extinction

November 11, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Cyprus Reptiles has been busy writing to all of the Cyprus MEP’s, Permanent staff from Cyprus on the Council for Europe, The EU Commission for the Environment and all of the Cyprus Deputies about the plight of the Cyprus Grass Snake (CGS). We have been telling them that according to George’s latest field surveys that […]

Update on Paralimni Lake and the Cyprus Grass Snake

Update on Paralimni Lake and the Cyprus Grass Snake

October 9, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

“The situation is so bad in Paralimni, that the only way is to take the Grass Snake from there…. if there are any still there…. and start the breeding program. But when will this happen?  Maybe it’s already too late, but I have done all I can and hope that it is not too late.” […]

EU may fine Cyprus over Grass Snake

EU may fine Cyprus over Grass Snake

October 9, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In the Cyprus Mail By Patrick Dewhurst Published on September 26, 2010 TAXPAYERS could soon be lumbered with a multi million euro fine, when the European Union takes the government to court for disobeying an ecological conservation directive, the Green party said yesterday. In a statement, Green Party MP George Perdikis slammed the government’s decision […]