Sitia is now a European and Global Geopark!!!Saturday, September 19, 2015
The Sitia Nature Park was declared as a European and Global Geopark on the 19th September 2015!
The announcement was made during the Asia-Pacific international congress held from 16-19 of September 2015 at San'In Kaigan Geopark of Japan. The GGN bureau, following former decision of EGN, announced the results at the closing ceremony on the 19th of September.
Sitia, together with Troodos Geopark from Cyprus, who were both support by INTERREG Greece-Cyprus 207-2013 initiative, will retain membership for the next four years.