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Stunning Photo of Greek “Masked” Seahorse Nominated for Major Award

Against a background of a pristine aquamarine sea, a seahorse floats along with a face mask caught in its tail. This arresting -- and disturbing -- image, captured by Greek photographer and diver Nikos Samaras, has now been nominated...

Campaign to Protect Rare Colony of Seahorses in Northern Greece (Video)

A new campaign has been initiated to keep fishing boats from a dedicated area to protect a rare colony of seahorses in the waters off the coast of Stratoni, Halkidiki, in northern Greece. Scuba diver Vassilis Mentogiannis joined a dive...

Meet the Seahorse Colony off Halkidiki in Their Man-Made Habitat [Video]

Scientists and divers have recently made efforts to bring back the dwindling population of seahorses in Greece's waters. The Hellenic Center for Marine Research's (HCMR) Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture saw that this sensitive and vulnerable slow-moving creature...