Category: 02. Geomorphology

Fauna - Flora

Fauna - Flora about crete island Greece. Such of the same facts can be applied to the fauna as to the flora, since the development of the fauna depends on environmental factors as well as altitude and temperature.

Geographical Location

Crete, the largest island of Greece, is located on the crossroads of three continents, southeastern Europe, the southwestern part of Asia and North Africa. This position, besides having a huge geopolitical importance, has also influenced the development o


The climate of Crete is generally described as mild mediterranean, which tends to differentiate itself in the mountains showing continental characteristics. In general, a basic characteristic of the local climate is that there are large deviations from pl