They have a role of preservation of the area. With the installation of paths and resting points and avoid the destruction of the flora, the vegetation. Preservation of dunes. Reasons for the destruction: access and movements of vehicles, when clearing the beaches, the climate change. Natura 2000 is working on implementing this project with the municipality of Elafonisos but not before end of the year.
Need to be stricter on the car parking on the beaches. Police and coast guards are the one enforcing the law. Natura 2000 needs to train and educate the population. They are ready to train the volunteers.