A seahorse rests on the seabed of the Aitoliko lagoon in Greece. Photo: Reuters A seahorse rests on the seabed of the Aitoliko lagoon in Greece. Photo: Reuters
A seahorse rests on the seabed of the Aitoliko lagoon in Greece. Photo: Reuters
Greece

Endangered seahorses could be lost if polluted Greek lagoon is not cleaned up, experts warn

  • Seahorses, a protected species threatened by overfishing and pollution, need an environment full of organisms to feed on and plant life to hide
  • Helped by €21 million of EU funds, the Greek government is going ahead with a long-delayed study on repairing the damage

Topic |   Greece
A seahorse rests on the seabed of the Aitoliko lagoon in Greece. Photo: Reuters A seahorse rests on the seabed of the Aitoliko lagoon in Greece. Photo: Reuters
A seahorse rests on the seabed of the Aitoliko lagoon in Greece. Photo: Reuters
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