The most serious threats to nature and biodiversity in Cyprus are the effects of climate change, land use change, invasive species, illegal hunting, long drought periods and forest fires.

Residential development, infrastructure, tourism and quarrying are among the most serious threats that ecosystems are facing today – read more from the EEA Europa website here and the Cyprus Department of the Environment here.

And click on the image below to see what one local company is doing in Cyprus to help improve the environment and to help save our planet for future generations.

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