LIFE FALKON Closing Conference


International Meeting on the research lines and conservation efforts on Lesser Kestrel in the Mediterranean

Lemnos Island. Greece 12-14 October 2023




2 days of scientific meeting – 1 day of excursion

Free Inscription & Accommodation & Social Dinner offered by LIFE FALKON

Possibility of free hosting @Hotel Patelli, Myrina (for a limited number of participants)


Here the preliminary Agenda:


11 October

Accueil of early arrivals and registrations from 17:00 @ Hotel Grand Patelli, Myrina


12 October – Conservation of Lesser Kestrel and its environment

9:00-10:30 Accueil of late arrivals and registration

10:30 Opening of the conference

11:00 Introductory talk on Lemnos Island environmental context (MedINA ngo)

12:00 Lectio Magistralis by Prof. Ines Catry

13:30 Lunch

14:30 to 18:00 Talks by participants (20-30 minutes each including discussion)

20:30 SOCIAL DINNER OFFERED BY FALKON at Grand Hotel Patelli


13 October – Research updates on Lesser Kestrel

9:30 Lectio Magistralis by Prof. Javier Bustamante

10:30 to 13:30 Talks by participants

13:30 Lunch break

14:30 – 17:30 Talks by participants

17:30 General roundtable aimed to reinforce a trans-Mediterranean Lesser Kestrel network.

21:00 Free time. For those who want: dinner in Myrina downtown


14 October – Field Trip

9:00 to 13:00

FIELD EXCURSION: visit to LIFE FALKON intervention sites in eastern Lemnos, birdwatching, visit to a local farm, beach time (!)

14:00 Back at the Hotel in Myrina







# download the official  LEAFLET  !

# and the Preliminary Agenda


8 June 2023

Beneficiary coordinator


With the contribution of