Petrified Forest of Lesvos

Petrified Forest of Lesvos is part of the Tentative list of Greece in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Click here for a short description of the site, as delivered by the state party.

Map of Petrified Forest of Lesvos

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Full Name
Petrified Forest of Lesvos
2014 Revision

Renomination on the new Tentative List, after having disappeared from that since 1988. Slight name change (from "Petrified Forest of Lesbos")

1988 Deferred

Field review required - and work group to review fossil sites worldwide

1988 Added to Tentative List

The site has 1 locations

Petrified Forest of Lesvos (T)
WHS 1997-2019