INSPIRE Knowledge Base

YLORIKI

LMO Description
Organisation: 
YLORIKI
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • allocate experts to Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • register a project to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    National
    National
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>YLORIKI is registered to Ministry of Environment and Public Works, Studies Service of Greece and is authorised to provide environmental services. Yloriki except others produces thematic maps mainly concerning forests, biotopes, landscapes, wetlands or private lands.<br /> Additionally estimates wood production and availability, measures forested areas, calculates statistical data, promotes Greek ecosystems sustainable management and finally evaluates indicators.<br /> YLORIKI’s power point is the natural environment and forest heritage protection, by ensuring the role of forests and forestry in soil protection, erosion control, water regulation, improvement of air quality, carbon sequestration, mitigation of and adaptation to climate change effects, conservation of biodiversity and the restoration of damaged forests. The protection of forests against biotic and abiotic factors; the improvement of ecological, economic and socially sustainable forest management within the framework of the internal market, and in line with the Union's international obligations; assuring the competitiveness of the forest based industries.</p>
    Main Activities: 
    YLORIKI’s activities include Sustainable Forest Management, Forest Wood production estimation and Biomass calculation, Phytoremediation systems of contaminated lands, GIS and CAD applications, remote sensing, photogrammetry, natural risks management studies and vulnerability assessments(forest fires, desertification, mountainous torrents), database analysis, scenario construction, socio-economic impacts assessment, immediateness communication with stakeholders, advisory services to local societies and land owners.
    Comments: 
    Comments Yloriki has effectually participate to the Greek National Cadastre implementation; to the Natura 2000 network spatial infrastructure creation, and is playing a leading part to the promotion of the National Forest Cadastre integration.
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    National
    National
    Societal Sector: 
    private sector
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    Support and participate to a part of the National Greek Cadastre implementation. M1-05,A1-04, M1-07.
    Primary Business: 
    Environmental Management , Agriculture , Consulting / Technical services , Surveying , Mapping , Photogrammetry , Remote Sensing , Landscape Design
    Environmental application domains: 
    Rural development, Water Resources Management, Drought Prevention and Management , Forest Fire Prevention and Management , Floods & extreme weather Prevention and Management Landslide Prevention and Management,Soil erosion Prevention and Management, Coastal erosion Prevention and Management