One-Day Conference organized by Aigialeia Municipality Day with the participation of the Management Body of Chelmos-Vouraikos:

"Protection and Sustainable Use & Utilization of Water Resources"

The Management Body of Chelmos-Vouraikos participated in the organization of the meeting of Aigialeia Municipality- Mayoralty for Development and the Network of Cities with Lakes about "Protection and Sustainable Use & Utilization of Water Resources", which took place on Saturday, 19 of November, 2016, at Zarouchla of Achaia. The activities began on Saturday at Zarouchla, including speeches, presentations and a photo exhibition. During the one-day conference, the chairman of the Management Body of Chelmos-Vouraikos presented good practices applied by the Management Body in the framework of biomonitoring programs, supervision, information and awareness of visitors of the National Park and Geopark of Chelmos-Vouraikos. On Sunday, 20th of November, many activities took place in Tsivlou lake (within the boundaries of Chelmos-Vouraikos National Park, an important Geotope of the UNESCO Global Geopark) showing to the visitors the natural beauty. The first race- Round of Tsivlou Lake, 5 and 10 km, took pace and was organized by the Municipality and the Athletic Association of Aigio, "ATHINODOROS the AIGIEYS". Moreover, other free sport events and activities took place both in the lake and around it, such as archery, rowing, flying fox etc, while the staff of the Management Body of Chelmos-Vouraikos and the Environmental Education Center of Kleitoria – Akrata undertook the experiential approach of the Lake with navigation around it.



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