Petros Kakouros PhD Forester, studied forestry and natural environment sciences at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, where he also presented his PhD thesis in the subject of landscape and range ecology with the supervision of the Emeritus Professor V. Papanastasis. He works at the Greek Biotope/Wetland Centre (EKBY) in the fields of conservation, management and restoration of forest and range ecosystems and protected, by drafting, coordinating and implementing projects as long as provide relevant consulting services to state or other public organisations.
He has participated or coordinated several relevant projects funded by Greek or international funding programmes in several locations in Greece as long as in Cyprus and the Balkan countries. In the framework of these activities, he has presented in a number of conferences and meetings in Greece and abroad. He participates in several international and Greek scientific networks and societies working on forest and range ecosystems and nature protection.