GR041
Lake Agras


Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 1,386 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
An artificial lake with extensive reedbeds (Phragmites). The adjacent hills are dominated by scrub, pastures and orchards with small areas of forest.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for species associated with reedbeds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Phalacrocorax pygmeus (passage), Pelecanus crispus (passage), Aythya nyroca (4 breeding pairs).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Agras. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/11/2020.